The media and celebrities bring attention to these issues nationally, but sadly, as a society, we’re not doing enough. In casual conversation, I overhear people say, “Oh, how disgusting”... “Terribly sad”... “Those poor girls...” but this sort of talk just isn’t good enough. We need to have a deeper conversation. We need to understand what the victims emotionally experience. We need to understand how the abusers influence their victims and finally,we need to talk to young children about what’s appropriate and what’s not, then we need to listen.
Protection of our children from the risks of sexual and physical violation is a topic which needs to be discussed more openly. Protection of young children is the number one priority of any society. April has been designated as National Child Abuse Prevention Month. The aim of this month is to create widespread awareness […]