This lesson examines child abuse and the impact of violence on children. Violence is used against children either directly or indirectly and can happen anywhere, even at home and within the family. The lesson discusses the different forms of child abuse, including physical, sexual, and psychological abuse. It also overviews the risk factors that increase the likelihood of violent behaviors. Instructor Shahrzad Pourabdollah then analyzes the impact of violence against children, highlighting child marriage as an example of such violence. The lesson concludes by discussing how parents can resolve and redress the problem of child abuse by accepting responsibility and changing how they behave with their children.