Sexual abuse is a pervasive yet preventable worldwide problem that impacts everyone - individuals, communities, institutions, and society as a whole.
Education is essential in the prevention of sexual abuse, but educational efforts are often impaired by the numerous myths and misconceptions that abound about sexual abuse and those who perpetrate sexual abuse.
The questions and answers below are designed to provide up to date information about sexual abuse and those who perpetrate sexually abusive behaviors.
1. What is sexual abuse?
Sexual abuse is a broad term ...continued......