Sexual assault victims in Honolulu a statistical profile

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Published by Attorney General, State of Hawaii, [2004] in [Honolulu] .

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  • Sex crimes -- Hawaii -- Honolulu -- Statistics.

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StatementJanet Davidson ... [et al.].
ContributionsDavidson, Janet, Hawaii. Crime Prevention and Justice Assistance Division., Sex Abuse Treatment Center (Honolulu, Hawaii)
LC ClassificationsHV6568.H3 S49 2004
The Physical Object
Paginationii, 66 p. :
Number of Pages66
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Open LibraryOL3453759M
LC Control Number2005364902

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Eight Common Myths about Child Sexual Abuse is a resource developed by The Leadership Council on Child Abuse & Interpersonal Violence (formerly the Leadership Council on Mental Health, Justice, and the Media) was founded in by professionals concerned with the treatment of victims of trauma, both in professional circles and by the legal system.

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By bringing a civil lawsuit against the sexual offender, the client seeks to gain monetary compensation, also known as damages, for the harm suffered. Sexual assault is still a highly stigmatized form of trauma, and that can complicate recovery for years, psychologists find.

PTSD, depression. Reading books written by family members or caregivers of child sexual abuse victims can provide valuable insights and a sense of confirmation about whatever you may be feeling or experiencing as the child’s parent or custodian. Some books that have been. Since it was first created inthe National Sexual Assault Hotline (HOPE and ) has helped more than 3 million people affected by sexual violence.

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