How do you know if childhood sexual behavior is abusive? Hey Amy! I am a counselor of a 26-year-old man who just disclosed that he and his sister (2 years younger) did sexual “stuff” together from age 6-11. The sister is feeling victimized. I don’t have a lot of details or specifics. Do you know folks who work with adults around this issue? Do you have recommendations about how to move forward with the client? I am feeling lost partly because I don’t have details and because they were both so young and close in age. I would love to hear your perspective. Nancy the Therapist Sexual behavior between kids isn’t automatically sexual abuse! Howdy […]
Dating violence can happen regardless of race, religion, sexual orientation, or socio-economic status.
You can teach your teen about what makes a healthy relationship As you may know, half of all marriages end in divorce but you can teach your teen about what makes a healthy relationship. We all already know it’s most important to feel you can be fully yourself with someone. Talk with your teen about […]
Resist the urge to think, “NOT my kid!” and instead please think, “MAYBE my kid!” as you read.
Most abuse occurs when the abuser has one-on-one time with the child.