ERIC Number: EJ488489
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1994
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Follow up Study of Children 5-8 Years Using Child Protection Programmes in Australia and New Zealand.
Briggs, Freda; Hawkins, Russell M. F.
Early Child Development and Care, v100 p111-17 1994
A follow-up study examined two programs intended to prevent child sexual abuse: (1) Protective Behaviors (Australia), which develops assertiveness skills to empower children; and (2) Keeping Ourselves Safe (New Zealand), which uses "What if..." problem-solving exercises. Revealed the importance of providing a school-based program that is developmentally appropriate in terms of children's language and concepts. (TM)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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