Keeping My Child Safe: CSAAM April 2012 by Sue

One of the most important lines we are drawing for him these days is the boundary of personal space. Since he is still young enough for a lot of roughousing this is a little difficult (“Yes, I can tickle you here but no, you may not tickle your grandmother there.”) His earlier notions of bodily privacy have loosened somewhat and he is also showing a great deal of curiosity. As a parent I am also learning to discipline myself. If I don’t want him touching me in certain areas then I remind myself to be careful not to touch him into those areas either except, say, during a bath or while applying medicine.

Read here on how Sue is going about eductaing her little boy to be alert and protected.

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