1. What do you think is the balancing point on this issue? What steps should be taken to ensure children get the medical care needed (child’s needs) while still respecting the parent’s rights to their religious beliefs? Most cases of medical neglect by adherence to religious organizations are dealt with through the courts. Is there a better alternative?
2. Do you think verbal aggression is related to psychological or psychosocial problems? Do you think this form of abuse can have a long term impact? Given this form of abuse is often not treated as seriously as physical abuse, what sort of public service campaign do you think, might address this form of abuse?