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Adrian Peterson of the Minnesota Vikings and corporal punishment vs discipline

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This episode will discuss the current situation with Vikings Player, Adrian Peterson. The two hosts, Denisha M and Fabian Brown will expound on the topics of physical discipline and the overlaps of abuse.


Show topics include:

Defining and outlining abuse versus discipline

Cultural implications of physical punishment

Gender differences, fathers physically disciplining daughters

Expectations and proactively discussing child rearing practices

Long term affects of child abuse

NFL's handling of the case


Denisha M. is a Master of Psychology and behavioral specialist with 7 years of experience in the Psychology field. 

Fabian B. is a former psychotherapist with 7 years of experience in the Psychology field.