Preventing Child Abuse

2018-04-03 06:02

SIGNS OF ABUSE

• Withdrawal from friends or usual activities.

• Changes in behaviour such as aggression, anger, hostility or hyperactivity, or changes in school performance.

• Depression, anxiety or unusual fears or a sudden loss of self-confidence.

• An apparent lack of supervision.

• Frequent absences from school or a reluctance to use school transport.

• Reluctance to leave school activities, as if he or she doesn’t want to go home.

• Attempts at running away.

• Rebellious or defiant behaviour.

• Attempts at suicide.

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