Child Sexual Abuse

Mental health professionals are frequently faced with the reality of child sexual abuse. Nancy Kellogg, MD, and professor in the Division of Child Abuse at the University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, provided important information during her talk on, Child Sexual Abuse: How to Listen and What to Look For.

This 6-part series focuses on the full scope of child sexual abuse and helps mental health professionals and other concerned adults with the objective:

  • To enhance understanding of why abused children are reluctant to tell.
  • To enhance understanding of what abusers do to ensure their victims remain silent.
  • To enhance knowledge of how to talk to a child when sexual abuse is suspected.

Clarity Child Guidance Center hosted this community presentation on April 12, 2013.

*Note: You must be able to access YouTube to view these videos. Some organizations limit access to this video-sharing website.

  • Clarity Child Guidance Center is the only nonprofit mental health treatment center for kids ages 3 to 17 in South Texas. Our staff of children’s mental health professionals is the largest in the region. When a child is in crisis, we work with families to get much needed treatment regardless of their ability to pay.

The opinions, representations and statements made within this guest article are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of One in Five Minds or Clarity Child Guidance Center. Any copyright remains with the author and any liability with regard to infringement of intellectual property rights remain with them. One in Five Minds and Clarity Child Guidance Center accepts no liability for any errors, omissions or representations.

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