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ERIC Number: EJ616890
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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Reference Count: 0
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ISSN: ISSN-0009-4056
When a Child Discloses Sexual Abuse: Immediate and Appropriate Teacher Responses.
Austin, J. Sue
Childhood Education, v77 n1 p2-5 Fall 2000
Describes ways young children disclose to their teachers that they have been sexually abused. Provides guidance for teachers on appropriate ways to respond in order to decrease children's trauma, including: remaining calm and reassuring, speaking on the child's level, not using words the child has not already used, and obtaining only the information necessary to make a report. (KB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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