The effect of child abuse are awful and those who abuse them sometimes feel the child doesn't even care, but that is because they are too scared to act.
Because I was abused I now don't eat, i can't even sleep, and I feel I have no one out there who is willing to help me.
"In 2013, nearly 679,000 children were victims of abuse and neglect." (Causes)
Confirmation - Research
The signs and effects of child abuse are bodily injuries, low grades in school, they may act mistrustful, they can have eating disorders, insomnia, and can harm themselves. (Causes)
If you see a child who has bruises, is in a very depressed looking state, or if your a parent and you see their grades being hurt, them not eating, or other signs, you need to tell the local police or find reliable CPS agent. (Causes)
The effects of child abuse are what causes the difference between a happy and successful child and a mistrustful, hateful, and lonely one.
In an article called "The causes and effects of Child Abuse" it talks about all the different effects of child abuse and how one could identify them.
Child Abuse is one of the traumatizing types of abuse. It effects their lives in more way than just physical, and it is our job to help identify and stop the abuse.