Why It’s Important to Talk to Your Children About Sexual Abuse
Child sexual abuse is a heart breaking reality for far too many young people. It is important to remember that sexual abuse does not always involve physical touching. Abusers may also expose children to videos or images of a sexual nature, and engage in sexually explicit conversations with a child, often in an attempt to […]
Rape and Abuse Prevention: Can Safety Apps Help Parents?
Women have long been victims of gang violence and rape. In recent years, however, there has been an increase in the number of young girls who are being gang-raped. “This is a disturbing trend that must be stopped.” Recently, a 14-year-old girl from Hyderabad, India was gang-raped while on her way back home after visiting […]
Children are the most vulnerable in an abusive relationship
It’s hard enough to leave an abusive relationship when you’re an adult. For a child, it can be even harder. Children are among the most vulnerable members of society, and they may not be able to understand or verbalize what’s happening to them in an abusive household. This can make it difficult for them to […]