“Child Sexual Abuse: Picking up the Pieces” is an essential guide for parents and guardians navigating the aftermath of child sexual abuse. Developed by the Canadian Centre for Child Protection, this resource provides crucial support and information for those affected by this heinous crime.
The guide addresses the sensitive topic of child sexual abuse, offering guidance on how to recognise the signs, respond effectively, and take appropriate steps towards healing and justice. It acknowledges the overwhelming emotions parents may face upon discovering the abuse and provides practical advice on understanding the emotional impact on their child.
With a focus on empowering parents, the guide outlines steps for supporting their child’s recovery, creating a safe environment, and seeking professional help. It emphasises the importance of addressing the trauma, rebuilding trust, and nurturing a caring connection with the child.
Child sexual abuse: picking up the pieces
Understanding how your child may be feeling
Steps for supporting your child
A caring connection and hope
References and recommended reading
FREE DOWNLOAD OF CHILD SEXUAL ABUSE: PICKING UP THE PIECES – PARENTS’ GUIDE TO AFTERMATH OF ABUSE
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