CSA IN THE NEWS – April 15, 2014

8-year-old molested in mall lift in Mumbai An eight-year-old girl allegedly molested by a tea vendor, inside a lift at a mall in West Mumbai. http://www.dnaindia.com/mumbai/report-8-year-old-molested-in-mall-lift-in-mumbai-1978351 2-yr-old sodomized by uncle Two-and-a-half-year-old boy sodomized… Continue reading

‘My worst nightmare’: Woman’s secret letter to agony aunt aged 14 helps jail paedophile uncle after she suffered years of sexual abuse.

  John Robertson abused Helen Cowan when she was seven First attack took place at her grandmother’s farmhouse Miss Cowan, now 26, wrote to a magazine begging for help The note was never… Continue reading

Some Small Steps – Aparna.

Many brave folks have come up to talk about dealing with CSA when young, the most recent being Kalki Koechlin. I think this incident and the openness that she and others have displayed… Continue reading

Upcoming Twitter events.

Thursday, 17th April  – Legal Day at CSAAM Al through the day our expert lawyers Supriya Mahajan and Suhasini Rao will answer your questions around law and Child Sexual Abuse. Tweet your queries to… Continue reading

CSA IN THE NEWS – April 14, 2014

Pope Francis asks forgiveness for priests who sexually abused children Pope Francis made his strongest condemnation yet of sexual abuse by Catholic clergy on Friday, asking for forgiveness and pledging to impose penalties on… Continue reading

I’m The Mom Who Taught Her Son The 3 Magical Words: “I Will Tell”.

As part of Child Sexual Awareness Month, Kiran talks about how she’d rather have people snickering and calling her a helicopter mom under their breath, than risk her child’s safety  The constant whine… Continue reading

Twitter Chat with Dilnavaz Bamboat on 15th April.

Tuesday 10 am IST Chat with Dilnavaz Bamboat, Therapist for Sexually Abused Children Pediatric therapist and a  graduate from Syracuse University, New York. Her work experience includes mental health therapy and clinical supervision in early childhood… Continue reading

Child Sexual Abuse, How Children Tell – Prenita.

As the mother of a 21 year old daughter, one who is doing a course in creative and autobiographical writing, I am very fortunate to read some of the assignments she submits. Her… Continue reading

PECCAVI*

When Maa taught me about power – Not power proper; but the power of touch, She was clear about the wheres: “between your legs – no, on your chest – no,  around your… Continue reading

CSA IN THE NEWS – 11th April 2014.

Man held for raping minor 25-year-old man arrested for allegedly raping a 17-year-old girl on the pretext of marrying her. http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/pune/Man-held-for-raping-minor/articleshow/33572111.cms   Chowk girl was gang-raped before murder Six-year-old girl gang-raped and murdered… Continue reading