The long-term consequences of violence: Protecting the mental health of children and youth in Namibia

Violence against children, whichever form it takes, leaves its mark in the short and long term. Even when there are no signs of physical harm, or when the physical harm has healed, there was trauma. We must protect children from violence to prevent long-term impacts and ensure children who experience violence receive the quality support they need to start to recover.

Namibia longterm consequences of violence

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