According to the 2012 report Violence Against Children in South Africa, common types of violence that occur in the home include sexual abuse, physical abuse and corporal punishment, emotional abuse and neglect.
Do you think the way you were treated as a child has had an impact on the way you treat children? Do you believe children’s behaviour today is more violent than when you were a child?
These are important questions for us to reflect on as adults, especially parents. Research shows that parents (and parental