There was bullying, but nobody called it that.

When I was a kid, of course there was bullying, but nobody called it that. I mean, there were bullies, but I don’t think “bullying” was a thing like it is now. Are kids meaner now than they were when I was growing up? I don’t think so–it’s just in…

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Providing safe space for child abuse victims on the Paluxy River CAC

GLEN ROSE – Earlier this month, Elizabeth Johnson, program director with the Paluxy River Child Advocacy Center (PRCAC), met with the Somervell County Commissioners Court and stated that in 2015, the center investigated 62 cases of child abuse in Somervell County with 19 of those cases being confirmed as abuse….

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Preventing child abuse through creating strong and healthy communities

We know that children raised in a home with loving parents who are able to respond to the child’s needs both physically and — perhaps most importantly — emotionally, have the best chance to become happy and healthy adults. Unfortunately, as beloved pediatrician C. Henry Kemp observed decades ago, there…

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