Protecting Children From Sexual Abuse And Helping Victims Recover
Today is day three in the trial of former Penn State football coach Jerry Sandusky. He’s accused of sexually abusing 10 boys over a 15 year period starting in 1994. When the charges were first made public at the end of last year, a graduate of a prestigious New York city private school decided to revisit decades old alleged abuse incidents at his school. Last Sunday the New York Times published his piece. The number of responses to the article suggests that child sex abuse is much bigger problem than most acknowledge: Join us to discuss how to protecting children and teenagers from sexual abuse and how to help victims recover.
executive director, Support Center for Child Advocates.
clinical professor of psychiatry, Georgetown University Medical Center
vice president, American Academy of Psychiatry & The Law
screenwriter, playwright, and brand strategist
1982 graduate, Horace Mann School
a psychologist and psychoanalyst practicing in New York City,
author of " Beyond Betrayal: Taking Charge of Your Life After Boyhood Sexual Abuse"