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2011-10-11 09:23:54

According to new study in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine Previous studies have documented that women with disabilities are more likely to be sexually assaulted than women without disabilities. A new study published online today in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine is the first population-based investigation to examine sexual violence victimization against men with disabilities. Researchers report that men with disabilities are more than four times more likely to be...

2011-08-24 11:00:00

Book supported by numerous public figures in its quest to empower children to prevent sexual abuse. Rock Hill, Sc (PRWEB) August 24, 2011 Iâm the Boss of Me! is a powerful new book which treads new ground in battling the prevalent societal issue of sexual abuse inflicted on children. Written for both adults and children, particularly those aged four to eight, the book is beautifully illustrated and tastefully written to raise awareness for both parents and children of the...

2011-05-24 18:14:00

Criminal justice focus leaves prevention out of the story BERKELEY, Calif., May 24, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Tens of thousands of children are sexually abused each year in the United States, yet news coverage of the subject is out of sync with both the magnitude of the issue and the context in which it occurs. This finding comes from a study released this month from Berkeley Media Studies Group, a project of the Public Health Institute. The report, Case by Case: News coverage of...

2011-04-28 00:00:29

Flavia tells her story to TAALK to empower adults of past childhood sexual abuse to heal and to encourage children living with sexual abuse to talk until they get the help they deserve. Hear the rest of Flavia's amazing story along with the stories from other brave survivors during the 24-hour TAALK-A-THON starting this Friday, April 29th, at 8am (PDT). You will learn many ways to keep children better protected from more than 60 of the worlds top experts and leaders in the child sexual abuse...

2011-04-26 18:10:00

ALEXANDRIA, Va., April 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Tammy Gagnon announced this week the release of her new book, "No Longer Silent" (ISBN: 978-0-578-06895-4), an autobiography that depicts years of emotional and sexual abuse, culminating in forgiveness and rebuilding. "The first step was to love me," says Gagnon. "And, through this self-discovery came this autobiography which serves to provide awareness for other victims of sexual abuse and demonstrates that there is a way to overcome...

2011-04-26 00:00:27

Free Registration for TAALK's 24hr TAALK-A-THON this Friday, April 29th, beginning at 8:00am(pdt). You will hear from survivors of child sexual abuse and learn many ways to keep children better protected. TAALK has gathered more than 60 of the worlds top experts and leaders in the child sexual abuse arena to bring light to this world-wide epidemic. Laguna Niguel, CA (PRWEB) April 25, 2011 Free international registration for the TAALK-A-THON is available on the TAALK web site,...

2011-04-22 00:00:29

Learn many ways to keep children better protected during TAALK's 24hr TAALK-A-THON on April 29th, beginning at 8:00am(pdt). TAALK Tip # 5: Nearly 40 percent of children who are abused are abused by older and larger children that they know*. If you have multiple children, monitor their interactions closely. Abuse is more likely when there is several years age difference and the older one is in a position of authority over the younger child. Laguna Niguel, CA (PRWEB) April 21, 2011 TAALK Tip...

2011-04-16 00:00:28

In new book, author comes clean about "Ëœdirty' past and finds God's grace. Longwood, FL (Vocus/PRWEB) April 15, 2011 After struggling with an addiction to child pornography, Bruce D. Hughes' world was turned upside down in a way he never imagined. As the news media splashed stories of his fall from grace (which was made very public), memories of the sexual abuse he suffered as a child ran through his mind, images that fueled the strange grip pornography had on his soul. In The...


Word of the Day
snash
  • To talk saucily.
  • Insolent, opprobrious language; impertinent abuse.
This word is Scots in origin and probably imitative.