Some would argue that all children are at risk in some way
– Children who are disabled.
– Children with low self-esteem.
– Children who have been physically or sexually abused.
.“Families are the most critical setting for the development of children, and family risk factors, such as poverty, single parenthood, and low parental education levels, regularly have been found to undermine children’s development. “
Levels of Severity
Detrimental effects in children’s (lack of) development include:
Often, these disabilities lead to death of the child