Effect of Spanking on Kids' Brains Similar to Abuse

April 19, 2021 — Rare is the parent who’s never so much as thought about spanking an unruly child. But a new study provides another reason to avoid corporal punishment: Spanking may cause changes in the same areas of a child’s brain affected by more severe physical and sexual abuse. Previous research… Continue reading Effect of Spanking on Kids' Brains Similar to Abuse