Links
There are many resources available on this issue. This is a short list to help you get started.
National organizations
Child Help USA
National Child Abuse Hotline 1-800-422-4453
National resource for immediate assistance and support

Center for the Prevention and Treatment of Child Sexual Abuse
Counseling services for sexually abused children and young sex offenders

Darkness to Light
Charleston, South Carolina
Help Line 1-866-367-5444
Outstanding resource for information, assistance, and training

Justice for Children
Houston based resource for legal assistance for children of sexual abuse

Child Abuse Forensics Institute
Specializing in legal counsel and investigation of child sexual abuse

National Children's Alliance
National Children's Advocacy Centers

Youth Direct Ministries
Dallas, Texas
Don Smarto, Founder/Director
Helpful books
Shattered: One Man's Journey From Sexual Abuse
By Bill Harbeck
Xulon Press 2009

The Wounded Heart
By Dan Allender
Navpress 1990

Mending the Soul: Understanding and Healing Abuse
By Steven R. Tracy
Zondervan 2005

The Color of Secrets: Encouraging Children to Talk About Abuse
By Kimberly Steward
Doghouse Press 2005

The Kindness of Strangers
By Katrina Kittle
William Morrow 2006

Kids Helping Kids: Break the Silence of Sexual Abuse
By Linda Lee Foltz
Lighthouse Point Press 2003

I Told a Secret: A Book for Kids Who Were Abused
By Eliana Gil
Launch Press, 1986

I Can't Talk About It: A Child's Book on Sexual Abuse
By Doris Sanford
Multnomah Press, 1988

The Me Nobody Knows: A Guide for Teen Survivors
By Barbara Bean and Shari Bennett
Jossey-Bass 1998

How Long Does it Hurt: A Guide to Recovering from Incest and Sexual Abuse for Teenagers, Their Friends, and Their Families
By Cynthia Mather and Kristina Debye

When your Child Has Been Molested: A Parent's Guide to Healing and Recovery
By Kathryn Brohl and Joyce Case Potter
Josey-Bass: Reprint Edition 1998

It Happens to Boys Too
By Jane Satullo and Russell Bradway
Elizabeth Freeman Center 1987


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