Category: Abuse

Crossing Lines – Dealing with Abuse

Young woman experiencing headache with man on the sofa behind her

As the days of summer are behind, the changes of autumn begin.  Fall brings pictures of changing leaves, cooler temperatures, and lots of little munchkins dressed up begging for treats.  Most of those images should at least engender feelings of community and maybe some nostalgia.  Thankfully, many people have good […]

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Child Abuse – Part I

Tired Boy Studying In Bedroom

“Hello?” “Mrs. Jones?” “Yes. Who’s this?” “Hello, my name is Ms. Dean.  I’m a social worker with Child Protective Services, and I’m calling to let you know that our office has received a complaint about Bobby.  Your son has extensive bruising around his left arm.  I don’t want to get […]

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Verbal Abuse

Verbal Abuse

Recently, a video appeared in the national media showing a toddler demonstrating some disturbing behavior.  In the clip, adults verbally antagonized and bated this baby boy.  The little one, looking so innocent standing there in a diaper, told off the adults and even gave them the finger.  All the while, […]

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What To Do If You Are Falsely Accused of Child Abuse

Man looking at his girlfriend having a headache sitting at a table in the living room

Have you been falsely accused of child abuse in Virginia?

Read below to learn the penalties you may face, and learn how a child abuse lawyer can help to defend your rights and good name.

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