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Blog Posts in June, 2017

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  • Survivor Awarded $2m in Sex Abuse Cover-Up Case
    Survivor Awarded $2m in Sex Abuse Cover-Up Case

    Speaking up about sexual abuse is not an easy thing to do – especially for children. Being the victim of sexual abuse by an adult often carries feels of guilt or shame that can be hard to overcome. ...

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  • What the Recent LAPD Scandal Should Say About Abuse
    What the Recent LAPD Scandal Should Say About Abuse

    Among the many duties that police officers who work for the LAPD have is protecting minors. However, there are officers who take advantage of the trust granted to them and abuse young people. Arguably ...

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  • Why Sex Therapy Is Important for Abuse Survivors
    Why Sex Therapy Is Important for Abuse Survivors

    In our prior post, we highlighted some of the reasons why sex abuse victims develop or maintain destructive habits, basically masking the shame or pain they hold from the attack. Because of this, ...

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  • Why Sex Abuse Victims Have Destructive Habits
    Why Sex Abuse Victims Have Destructive Habits

    For those who have not experienced the psychological trauma that a rape can bring, it may be difficult to understand how pervasive the pain can be and how long it can persist. There are countless ...

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  • Why a Lawyer and Counselor Is Important in Sex Abuse Cases
    Why a Lawyer and Counselor Is Important in Sex Abuse Cases

    The story of an 8-year-old girl who was locked in a confined space for years is a horrific story, but one of many that go untold. Not only was the young girl emaciated when authorities discovered her, ...

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  • Signs of Child Sexual Abuse and What to Do If You See Them
    Signs of Child Sexual Abuse and What to Do If You See Them

    Child sexual abuse is a serious problem that affects many children in California. Victims of abuse, however, don’t always come forward. Feelings of shame, guilt and fear can make it difficult for ...

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