Spanking = Violence – A Family Tradition – a very important article

Spanking = Violence – A Family Tradition

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Spanking = Violence – A Family Tradition

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Corporal punishment and verbal insults increase the risk for cancer, heart disease, and asthma in adulthood. It is well established that spanking is correlated to negative outcomes later on, such as depression, adolescent alcohol/drug abuse, suicide, and domestic violence.

January 20, 2014

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Spanking = Violence – A Family Tradition

Video Presentation By Robbyn Peters Bennett at TEDxBellingham

Robbyn Peters Bennett, LMHC, CMHS is a psychotherapist, educator, and child advocate who specializes in the treatment of trauma-related mental health problems resulting from the effects of early childhood stress, abuse and neglect. She is the founder of Stopspanking.org, a non-profit dedicated to educating the public on the dangers of spanking. She is on the steering committee of The U.S. Alliance to End the Hitting of Children. Robbyn is currently producing a documentary, The Last Resort, about the cultural practice of spanking children.

Robbyn Peters Bennett, LMHC, CMHS is a psychotherapist, educator, and child advocate who specializes in the treatment of trauma-related mental health problems resulting from the effects of early childhood stress, abuse and neglect. She is the founder of Stopspanking.org, a non-profit dedicated to educating the public on the dangers of spanking. She is on the steering committee of The U.S. Alliance to End the Hitting of Children. Robbyn is currently producing a documentary, The Last Resort, about the cultural practice of spanking children.

Keeping The Fists In The Family

Stefan Molyneux speaks with Robbyn Peters Bennett on the family tradition of violence, the negative impact of corporal punishment and moving forward towards a more peaceful world.

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