Child Sexual Behavior
Download the Children’s Sexual Behavior and Body Safety Guide for Parents.
These documents are PDF files and require Adobe Reader.
13 Reasons Why Tool Kit: www.13reasonswhytoolkit.org/
See some examples
For Parents and Caregivers:
The Sex-Wise Parent: The Parent's Guide to Protecting Your Child, Strengthening Your Family, and Talking to Kids about Sex, Abuse, and Bullying. By Janet Rosenzweig (2012).
Helping Your Child Recover from Sexual Abuse. By Caren Adams and Jennifer J. Fay (1992).
Helping Children With Sexual Behavior Problems: A Guidebook for Parents and Substitute Caregivers. By Toni Cavanagh Johnson, Ph.D. (1998).
Understanding Children’s Sexual Behaviors: What’s Natural and Healthy. By Toni Cavanagh Johnson, Ph.D.
When Your Child Has Been Molested: A Parent’s Guide to Healing and Recovery By Kathryn Brohl and Joyce Case Potter (2004)
Someone In My Family Has Molested Children: A book for kids whose dad, mom, or relative has molested children.By Eliana Gil and Jeffrey Bodmer-Turner – Launch Press (1994).
A Touching Book…for little people and for big people…By Jan Hindman – AlexAndria Associates (1992).
It Happens to BOYS too…By Jane A.W. Satullo, M.A., and Russell Bradway (1987).
A Terrible Thing Happened By Margaret M. Holmes (2000).
TLC’s Parent’s Page – http://www.starrtraining.org/ptsd-in-children
National Child Traumatic Stress Network – http://www.nctsn.org/resources/audiences/parents-caregivers
For Adoptive/Foster Parents – http://www.childwelfare.gov/pubs/f_abused/
For Moms – http://www.mosac.net/
Community Resource Directory for Macomb County – http://misd.net/connection/
CARE – http://www.careofsem.com/index.html
Department of Human Services Information/Application – http://www.michigan.gov/documents/dhs/DHS_Information_Booklet_and_Assistance_Application_242170_7.pdf
Turning Point – http://www.turningpointmacomb.org/
Crime Victim Services – http://www.michigan.gov/mdch/0,4612,7-132-54783_54853---,00.html
V.I.N.E. (Victim Information and Notification Everyday) – http://www.vinelink.com/vinelink/initMap.do
Legal Aid – http://www.michiganlegalaid.org/Organizations/legal_aid__defender_association_inc.__macomb_county_office_/organization_view
Friend of the Court – http://www.macombgov.org/circuitcourt/friendofthecourt.htm
PPO information – http://www.macombcountymi.gov/CLERKSOFFICE/PPO/index.htm
Mandated Reporters Resource Guide – http://www.michigan.gov/documents/dhs/Pub-112_179456_7.pdf
Assessment-Based Treatment for Traumatized Children: A Trauma Assessment Pathway (TAP) – http://www.taptraining.net/
TLC – http://www.starrtraining.org/trauma-and-children
Getting Together:Helping you to help yourself. (For Teenage Females) By Elizabeth D. Drake, M.Ed. and Anne E. Gilroy – Child Care Publications (1990).
Working Together: A Team Effort. (For Teenage Males)By Elizabeth D. Drake, M.Ed., Anne E. Gilroy, and Thomas H. Roane, M.A. – Child Care Publications (1990).
Dear Elizabeth: A DiaryBy Gene Mackey and Helen Swan – KIDSRIGHTS Publication (1993).
How Long Does It Hurt? A guide to recovering from incest and sexual abuse for teenagers, their friends, and their familiesBy Cynthia L. Mather, with Kristina E. Debye – Jossey-Bass Publishers (1994).
Shining Though – A guide for girls 10 and Up Mindy B. Loiselle and Leslie Bailey Wright (1992)
On the World Wide Web:
Look for your local Children’s Advocacy Center at:
National Children’s Alliance 1319 F Street NW Suite 1001 Washington, DC 20004-1106 (202) 639-0597 telephone (202) 639-0511 facsimile
Childhelp USA National Child Abuse Hotline 15757 N. 78th Street Scottsdale, AZ 85260 (800) 4-A-CHILD Operates 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Offers crisis intervention, information, literature, and referrals.
National Association of Counsel for Children (NACC) 1825 Marion Street, Suite 340 Denver, CO 80218 (888) 828-NACC Professional organization for lawyers and other practitioners who represent children in court.
American Academy of Pediatrics 141 NW Point Blvd. Elk Grove Village, IL 60007 (847) 434-4000 Provides numerous materials for professionals working in the child abuse prevention field.
American Professional Society on the Abuse of Children (APSAC) 407 S. Dearborn Street, Suite 1300 Chicago, IL 60605 (312) 554-0166 A multidisciplinary membership society promoting support among professionals who work with victims of child abuse.
Michigan Children’s Trust Fund
Michigan Department of Community Health
National Center for Victims of Crime
National Clearinghouse on Child Abuse and Neglect Information
Prevent Child Abuse America
Michigan Department of Human Services
Parent Trauma Resource Center – National Institute for Trauma and Loss in Children
Mothers of Sexually Abused Children