Helping Sexually Abused Children- Part I

Child Sex Abuse (CSA) is still an occurring issue. The organization, Chauice’s Place, which aims towards ending CSA, has a website that informed me on some horrifying facts. One of Chaucie’s Place webpages, “Child Abuse Statistics”, informed me that before the age of 18 one out of every four girls is sexually abused and the … More Helping Sexually Abused Children- Part I

Negative Impact Of Child Sex Abuse- Part II

Child sex abuse is known to cause psychological changes that continue on to adulthood. In, “What is Psychological Trauma”, author Esther Giller explains that psychological trauma can leave a person in a constant state of fear. Giller states that trauma affects the hard-wiring of the brain which “makes things more challenging for survivors of childhood … More Negative Impact Of Child Sex Abuse- Part II

How To Help Prevent Child Sex Abuse- Part III

Child Sex Abuse can happen to anyone at anytime. According to the article, “Who are the victims?”, by Parents of Meghan’s Law, “93% of CSA victims know their attacker on a personal level and of that 34% were family members”. We would like to think we can trust people, especially our family, but the reality … More How To Help Prevent Child Sex Abuse- Part III

What Jumpstart Can Do!- Part IV

Bringing awareness to child sex abuse to schools should be made a priority for Jumpstart. Studies have shown that school-based programs that bring awareness to CSA have helped children be more aware of potential sex offenders. Pam Harrison’s article, “School-Based Programs Key in Preventing Child Sexual Abuse”, states, “children exposed to child sexual abuse prevention … More What Jumpstart Can Do!- Part IV

Helpful Organizations for Ending Child Abuse

   The connection between behavioral issues in sexually abused children is still an issue society is dealing with today. Even though awareness has increased, child sex abuse (CSA) is still an epidemic . Schools and parents have informed their children about sexual predators but more action needs to be taken. There are many people and organizations out there … More Helpful Organizations for Ending Child Abuse