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What are some of the warning signs of sexual abuse?

http://theconversation.com/what-parents-need-to-know-about-the-signs-of-child-sexual-abuse-113559 While children may not disclose sexual abuse, they may show possible indicators. This might include one or more of the following: significant changes in behaviour (such as reverting to soiling or bed wetting, a decline in school performance)sexual behaviour or knowledge about sex that is beyond the child’s agesudden fears or fear

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Abuse infiltrated every part of her being

https://www.stuff.co.nz/taranaki-daily-news/news/109531418/back-from-the-brink-learning-to-live-after-a-life-of-sexual-abuse That abuse infiltrated every part of Giddy's being, shaped how she viewed the world and dominated the parenting of her five children. No-one was going to hurt her kids like she had been hurt - she became fixated on keeping them safe. "I'd have to set out all these structures and plans...my girls always

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Was I assaulted ?

http://toah-nnest.org.nz/get-help/survivors/was-i-assaulted?fbclid=IwAR1QoRasD-KkgcENxD8SU1N9279_989pUZV1kJ0TiRRdwxG1owrdUjh_gr4 Sexual assault is any unwanted sexual contact. This includes sexual contact made by opportunity (e.g. you were intoxicated and could not say no), coercion, intimidation, threats or the use of force. It is important to remember that sexual assault takes many forms, some of which do not involve penetration. Grabbing

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Adults can accurately recall traumatic events including sexual abuse

https://t.co/5HbrTiqIV5 via @medical_xpress— MaleSurvivor (@MaleSurvivorORG) October 3, 2018 This has prompted the researchers to advocate for investigation of childhood abuse claims made by people who come forward as adults. "Time alone should not be a bar to hearing evidence about prior sexual assault," said FIU legal psychologist Deborah Goldfarb, who is a

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Bishops who did not address child abuse edited out of training videos

Buffalo Bishop Richard Malone and New Orleans Archbishop Gregory Aymond, two bishops who did not respond appropriately to accusations of child abuse involving clergy, are being edited out of training videos. https://t.co/4QZ0Jit211— SNAP Network (@SNAPNetwork) October 3, 2018 Two Catholic bishops accused of failing to protect children from abusive priests are

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