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What to do if You Find Out Someone Abused Your Child?

The thought of your child being sexually abused is a nightmare. Unfortunately, some adults use their position of power and trust to sexually abuse the children they are supposed to care for, mentor, or guide. If you are a parent and your child has been abused, your...

What is Legally Considered Abuse?

Many types of behavior could be considered sexual abuse. Typically, sexual abuse includes any sexual behavior or act that is forced upon a child, woman, or man without consent. Abuse is an act of violence and often a betrayal of trust. Sexual abuse is a pervasive...

Can You Sue For Childhood Trauma?

Childhood is a word that invokes images of joy, wonder, and innocence. Childhood is supposed to be a time of security, of being loved, and of experiencing numerous things for the first time. Unfortunately, the harsh reality is many children do not have an idyllic...

How to Handle a Child Telling You About Abuse

The thought of your child being sexually abused or assaulted is a nightmare. Unfortunately, many adults in positions of trust, including coaches, clergy members, and teachers, sexually abuse the children in their charge. When a child tells a parent or another adult...