http://bit.ly/2sZiVDP Oregon is one of roughly 28 states that include clergy members as mandatory reporters of suspected incidents of child abuse or neglect. “While clergy-penitent privilege is frequently recognized within reporting laws, it is typically interpreted narrowly in the context of child abuse or neglect,” the Children’s Bureau explains. “The
http://bit.ly/2QCn0FA Far from being ostracised, Matzneff has benefited for decades from a platform in some of France’s top literary venues. First in 1975 and again in 1990, he was interviewed on public television by Bernard Pivot, who for three decades hosted France’s most-watched literary talk shows. Pivot also served from
http://bit.ly/2tEggPQ The origins of ‘Me Too’ date back to the late 1990s when activist Tarana Burke worked as a youth camp director. On her organisation’s website, Burke tells the origin story of ‘Me Too’, when a thirteen-year-old girl sought her out to share her experience of sexual abuse. Burke notes
http://bit.ly/34GCNIBhttp://bit.ly/34GCNIBhttp://bit.ly/34GCNIB Defence Minister Ron Mark said the military was considering a variety of options in respect to historical cases of sexual abuse. “The NZDF [New Zealand Defence Force] have come a long way when it comes to dealing with these types of issues. “I’m comfortable with their progress, however they
http://bit.ly/2tshVYt “When we began this study, we thought for sure that we would find that females who were sexually assaulted would exhibit higher depression scores than males who were sexually assaulted,” said Dario, assistant professor at the School of Criminology and Criminal Justice at Florida Atlantic University. “I think this
https://www.coe.int/en/web/children/-/so-this-is-sexual-abuse- “So, this is sexual abuse?” is a new child-friendly booklet for teenagers (aged 12 and up), to explore some of the ways in which sexual abuse and exploitation of children can occur today. The main message of the publication is that children are not alone when they have questions.
http://bit.ly/2Yt7a3u The teenager is one of three complainants who have launched formal sexual harassment claims against parent company Restaurant Brands, with the Human Rights Commission in recent months. The claims made by young women at both Pizza Hut and KFC stores around the country include: * Harassment was common and
When survivors feel supported, they can develop resilience. https://t.co/06PrmpeKsz — National Sexual Violence Resource Center (@NSVRC) December 2, 2019 A recently released study suggests that the majority of survivors of childhood sexual abuse are able to achieve what the study calls “complete mental health.” Complete mental Health (CMH) is defined,