END PHYSICAL PUNISHMENT OF CHILDREN - (EPOCH-USA)

EPOCH-USA seeks to end corporal punishment of children in all settings including homes through education and legal reform. The following links provide useful information about effects of corporal punishment of children and alternatives. Questions? Contact us at info@stophitting.org

“Physical Punishment of Children in the U.S.: What Research Tells Us About Its Effects On Children” has already been endorsed the American Academy of Pediatrics and the American Medical Association and many more child/family serving organizations. More endorsements are being sought.

The report and endorsement forms are online at:
http://www.phoenixchildrens.com/community/injury-prevention-center/effective-discipline.html

The Center for Effective Discipline is now a program of the the National Child Protection Training Center. See more about this at: http://www.ncptc.org/

The 220th General Assembly & CP

2011 SpankOut Day ACCEPTED Events and Programs Right Click and "Save Target As" to save to your desktop

2010 SpankOutDay ACCEPTED Events and Programs Right Click and "Save Target As" to save to your desktop

Essay and Art Contests for Children

How Children Feel About Spanking: Their Own Words and Images

Latest EPOCH Newsletter Right Click and 'Save Target As...' to download (PDF Only)

Spanking Facts and Fiction

Why Spanking is Harmful

A multi-pronged approach to ending all corporal punishment of children

Position Statements Against All Corporal Punishment of Children

Research

Parent Support and Training Materials

Should Spanking be Banned?

Positive Discipline - What It Is and How To Do It Right Click and 'Save Target As...' to download (PDF Only)

Latest Global Initiative Newsletter

Nonviolence in childrearing annotated bibliography Right Click and "Save Target As" to save to your desktop

A multi-pronged approach for ending all corporal punishment of children was adopted unanimously by the EPOCH-USA Executive Board in June, 2005.

EPOCH-USA Advisory Board


The Center For Effective Discipline
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