Matt Downie, from the charity Action for Children, says it's important to dispel fears that parents or guardians could be criminalised for occasional less-than-perfect parenting.
"Scapegoating, humiliation, consistent rejection, children being forced to witness domestic violence... these things are not just bad parenting. They're cruelty," he told ITV News.
It comes as calls are made for the emotional neglect of children to be made a criminal offence.
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A nesting platform and perching post has been installed at WWT Llanelli Wetland Centre in the hopes of attracting ospreys to the Bury Inlet.
West will fare the worst today with strong winds and heavy showers. Elsewhere it will remain dry with warm spells of sunshine.
Improvements include new visitor centres, medieval chapel restoration and new interactive displays.