Why Should I Read This Handbook?

Sexual Abuse
1. Introduction


Why Should I Read This Handbook?

This book is for young people who may have been sexually abused, know someone who has been sexually abused, and/or are worried about their own sexual behavior towards others. Sometimes adults want to help but dont know how. You can share the information in this book with parents, foster parents, social workers, child care workers, counselors, teachers, or other responsible adults. They can help you or someone you know get the most appropriate services.

This book is also here to remind you that you are not alone!