Whether you've been blindsided or knocked down—emotionally, physically, or financially, this can put you in a negative place. Adversity can make you weaker—but it can also make you stronger. We invite you to a Free online speaker series starting May 22 where you will discover that you can Rebound With Resilience and emerge stronger! Take advantage of the Free Gifts also! Don't wait! Reserve your seat now &
get the interviews delivered right to your inbox everyday for 2 weeks!
My Friend is Suffering Child Abuse
I am 14. My best friend is getting physically abused by her father. Her dad is not the most caring person when he is not drinking. Now he drinks all the time. My friend is getting hit a lot and doesn't know what to do. She doesn't want any adults to know because she doesn't want her dad to get in trouble. She trusts me so I didn't tell anyone. She needs help but I don't know how.
Note from Darlene:
The volume of contributor submissions has now made it impossible for me to comment personally (especially in great detail) on each and every contribution. If I haven't left you a comment or one that is in-depth, please do not take my lack of a personal response as a slight, or as a statement that your story is somehow unworthy of my time. Nothing
, and I do mean nothing
, could be further from the truth. If there was a way for me to respond to all of you at length, I would.Email addresses, phone numbers, home addresses AND website/blog URLs in visitor comments are STRICTLY prohibited, and could result in being banned from making further comments on this site.
Click here to read or post comments
Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Child Abuse Commentary.
Disclaimer: To the best of my knowledge the child abuse
stories on this site are true. While I cannot guarantee
this, I do try to balance the need for the submitter to be
heard and validated with the needs of my visitors.