I have just spent the morning having a fascinating conversation with Lucy Wade from ‘You Don’t Own Me’ – Bringing the conversation around Domestic Abuse out of the shadows and into the light of day. Ask yourself honestly, would you feel comfortable talking about domestic abuse or even know where to look for support? This podcast […]
So, it is your legal right as a parent to hit your children provided that you don’t leave a tell-tale mark, bruising or blood. But is that RIGHT?
Smacking “It feels like someone banged you with a hammer.” (five-year-old girl) “Sometimes if you smack, if it was an adult like my daddy, he can smack very hard … he can smack you like a stone … and you’ll cry.” (seven-year-old boy) It Hurts You Inside: Children Talking About Smacking by Carolyne […]