The child abuse problem is spreading through the states and is still going on. This is proving that this is putting a lot of stress to kids all around.The Childhelp National Child Abuse Hotline is dedicated to the prevention of child abuse. This has been happening in forged by fire a lot. This shows me that child abuse is very stressful of the things they had to go through. Gerald and Angel had been through alot you could find that around the chapters 10-22 around all those chapters. You can recognize child abuse when it looks like the child is putting at risk. Parents don’t abuse your children it is very bad for the next generation of kids.It is very bad for kids around a young age you put more stress on them and they already have stress from homework. You can know if they are abuse if they show a lot of emotions. Child abuse is when someone purposely makes a child sick, requiring medical attention, it puts the child in serious danger of injury and unnecessary medical care. This may be due to a mental disorder called factitious disorder imposed on another, such as a parent harming a child. In a chapter around the middle of the book. In forged by fire a quote in the book was “Touching is good, Telling is bad” a frase told by jordan when he abused angel by physically touching her. If you anyone being abused go to a adult you can trust fully. Emotional child abuse means injuring a child’s self-esteem or emotional well-being. It includes verbal and emotional assault — such as continually belittling or berating a child — as well as isolating, ignoring or rejecting a child. A child who’s being abused may feel guilty, ashamed or confused. He or she may be afraid to tell anyone about the abuse, especially if the abuser is a parent, other relative or family friend. In fact, the child may have an apparent fear of parents, adult caregivers or family friends. In conclusion this shows that child abuse is very bad on children. This is also shows that it can get you into serious trouble. Don’t abuse your children or friends or someone that you know Child abuse is when a parent or caregiver, whether through action or failing to act, causes injury, death, emotional harm or risk of serious harm to a child. There are many forms of child maltreatment, including neglect, physical abuse, sexual abuse, exploitation and emotional abuse. That is what child abuse is and you shouldn’t do it.