Warning Signs

Sometimes, mothers in love can't see the signs. One of the most important signs to look for is how your child acts when left alone with your partner. Is your child afraid every time you leave? Does he or she cry uncontrollably? Shake with fear? Has the child begun to exhibit new behaviors like bed-wetting, thumb-sucking, being clingy to mom, or crying uncontrollably when mom leaves the room?

There are other questions you should ask. Does your partner:

If you have answered yes to even a few of these questions, your child could be at risk.
Do the right thing – choose your child over your partner.