Tag: child abuse

A Parents’ Guide to Preventing Child Sexual Abuse

Podcast interview with Joelle Casteix, author of The Well-Armored Child. In this parents’ guide to preventing sexual abuse, we talk about what is child sexual abuse (myths, signs, healthy behavior)? How predators groom children; teaching children to be save without panicking them; the importance of teaching kids the proper biological names for all of their body parts; communicating with your child, from toddler to teen, and much more.

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Could Child Abuse Cause Cancer?

There’s no question that for many children, being abused increases their risk of anxiety, depression, academic and behavioral problems, and other mental health issues. But a researcher at Purdue University (in Indiana) just...

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