ERIC Number: ED321843
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: N/A
Child Sexual Abuse: What It Is and How To Prevent It. ERIC Digest.
ERIC Clearinghouse on Elementary and Early Childhood Education, Urbana, IL.
This digest is intended to help parents prevent child sexual abuse. The digest provides facts about child sexual abuse and guidelines for dealing with abuse. Sections of the digest address the following questions: (1) What is child sexual abuse? (2) Could my child be sexually abused, and if so, by whom? (3) How would I know if my child is being sexually abused? (4) If my child reveals sexual abuse, what should I do? (5) Can I deal with sexual abuse in my family without contacting the authorities? (6) What will happen to the child and the offender if sexual abuse is reported? and (7) What can parents do to prevent sexual abuse? Resources for further information are listed. (RH)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; ERIC Publications; ERIC Digests in Full Text
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse on Elementary and Early Childhood Education, Urbana, IL.