Latest Sexual abuse Stories

2013-05-14 11:33:53

A study by David Finkelhor, Ph.D., of the University of New Hampshire, and colleagues updates estimates and trends for childhood exposure to a range of violence, crime and abuse victimizations. The study used the National Survey of Children's Exposure to Violence, which was based on a national telephone survey conducted in 2011. The participants included 4,503 children and teenagers between the ages of one month to 17 years. According to the results, 41.2 percent of children and youth...

2013-05-03 23:04:43

The Atlanta area group, Black Concerned Clergy of Atlanta, Georgia is meeting with Bee Wise Kids.org representatives on Monday, May 6, to address the issue of how churches can act to prevent childhood sexual molestation. According to Raymond King, cofounder of http://www.BeeWiseKids.org, the upcoming meeting is meant to bring local churches into an even greater leadership role in combating the growing problem of childhood sexual abuse. Atlanta Georgia (PRWEB) May 03, 2013 The organization...

2013-04-27 23:02:33

Adults who have been abused or neglected as children have higher rates of heart disease, diabetes, cancer, and are more likely to die at younger ages. New book by Praeclarus Press Editor, Kathleen Kendall-Tackett, Treating the Lifetime Health Effects of Childhood Abuse, 2nd Edition, describes why child abuse survivors are more likely to get sick--and more importantly, what they can do to heal. Amarillo, Texas (PRWEB) April 27, 2013 Research over the last two decades has clearly shown that...

2013-03-16 23:02:46

Race to Stop the Silence on Sunday, April 14th to raise awareness and funds for programming to address the near-silent epidemic impacting more than one in four girls and one in six boys in the U.S. Washington, DC (PRWEB) March 16, 2013 Stop the Silence: Stop Child Sexual Abuse, Inc. is a DC-based non-profit organization that is dedicated to improving society´s efforts to prevent, treat, and end child sexual abuse. The organization is holding the 10th Annual Race to Stop the Silence on...

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