A psychiatrist from the Netherlands explains the role that MST-CAN can play in stopping child abuse
April is Child Abuse Prevention Month. Children being harmed physically and psychologically are a problem for our society that has long-lasting costs for everyone. Children may experience lifelong mental and physical health problems, substance-misuse; homelessness; and involvement in the criminal justice system.
Authorities, schools and others are bombarded with concerns.
“I don’t think the children are safe in his care.”
“Those parents are beyond help.”
“That mother is out of control. Somebody should do something.”