Threatened injury is a statement, overt act, condition or status that represents a substantial risk of physical or sexual abuse or mental injury to a child. Threatened injury includes exposing a child to a person responsible for the child's care who has:
Subjected a child to, or failed to protect a child from, an overt act or condition that constitutes egregious harm.
Been found to be palpably unfit.
Committed an act that resulted in an involuntary termination of parental rights.
Committed an act that resulted in the involuntary transfer of permanent physical and legal custody of a child to a relative.
Mental injury is an injury to the psychological capacity or emotional stability of a child as evidenced by an observable or substantial impairment in the child's ability to function within a normal range of performance and behavior, with due regard to the child's culture.