Books & Articles

Books:

For Kids

“I Said NO! A kid-to-kid guide to keeping private parts private” by: Kimberly & Zack King

“It’s My Body” by: Lory Freeman (English and Spanish)

“Love & Limits” by: Elizabeth Crary (English and Spanish)

“Amazing You! Getting smart about your private parts” by: Gail Saltz & Lynne Avril Cravath

“Telling Isn’t Tattling” by: Kathryn Hammerseng

“The Trouble with Secrets” by: Karen Johnsen

“It Happens to Boys Too” by: Jane Satullo & Russell Bradway

“Your Body Belongs to You” by: Cornelia Maude Spelman

“Who Am I? Where Did I Come From” by: Dr. Ruth Westheimer

For Teens

“It Happened To Me. A teen’s guide to sexual abuse” by: William Lee Carter

“It’s Perfectly Normal: Changing Bodies, Growing Up, Sex, and Sexual Healthby: Robie H. Harris

“How Long Does It Hurt? A Guide to Recovering from Incest and Sexual Abuse for Teenagers, Their Friends, and Their Familiesby: Cynthia Mater

“Unmasking Sexual Con Games” by: Kathleen M. McGee

For Parents

“The Sex Wise Parent” : by: Janet Rozenzweig

“Children Changed by Trauma: A Healing Guide” by: Debora Whiting-Alexander

“Children and Trauma: A guide for parents” by: Cynthia Monahon

“Helping Your Child Recover from Sexual Abuse” by: Caren Adams

“Caring for Sexually Abused Children” by: Dr. R. Timothy Kearney

“When Your Child Has Been Molested” by: Katheryn Brohl

“What Only a Mother Can Tell You about Child Sexual Abuse” by: Karen Schaefer

Websites:

www.sexwiseparent.com

National Child Traumatic Stress Network, www.nctsnet.org

Stop It Now, www.stopitnow.org

www.amightygirl.com

www.themamabeareffect.org

Articles:

Never Force A Child To Hug People

http://everydayfeminism.com/2015/06/never-force-child-hug-people/

10 Ways To Talk To Your Kids About Sexual Abuse

http://everydayfeminism.com/2014/02/10-ways-to-talk-to-your-kids-about-sexual-abuse/

10 Myths About Child Sexual Abuse

http://www.parenting.com/child/safety/10-myths-about-child-sexual-abuse-to-reject%E2%80%94to-help-keep-kids-safe

What to Do (and Not Do) When Children Are Anxious:

https://childmind.org/article/what-to-do-and-not-do-when-children-are-anxious/

Helping Kids with Anxiety: Strategies to Help Anxious Children:

https://www.psycom.net/help-kids-with-anxiety

My Child Was Diagnosed with Depression…Now What?

https://www.psycom.net/childhood-depression

Help for Parents of Children Who Have Been Sexually Abused by Family Members

https://www.rainn.org/articles/help-parents-children-who-have-been-sexually-abused-family-members

Tips for Talking with Survivors of Sexual Assault

https://rainn.org/articles/tips-talking-survivors-sexual-assault

Effects of Sexual Violence

https://www.rainn.org/effects-sexual-violence

How Can Therapy Help?
https://rainn.org/articles/how-can-therapy-help

Is my Teen Depressed?

https://www.helpguide.org/articles/depression/parents-guide-to-teen-depression.htm/

Recognizing and responded to abused children/teens

http://familysafetyandhealing.org/how-to-help/an-abused-or-neglected-child-teen/

For Teens:

How to Respond if Someone Is Pressuring You

https://www.rainn.org/articles/how-respond-if-someone-pressuring-you

What Consent Looks Like

https://www.rainn.org/articles/what-is-consent

Teen Dating Violence

https://www.cdc.gov/violenceprevention/intimatepartnerviolence/teen-dating-violence.html

Love Is Respect Hotline: 1-866-331-9474