References & Resources

List of Books to read more about Child Sexual Abuse and its prevention.
Good Touch, Bad touch Educational activities ( ENGLISH)

Keeping Kids Safe: A Child Sexual Abuse Prevention Manual Paperback by Pnina Tobin

Your Body Belongs to You by Cornelia Maude Spelman

My Body Is Private (Albert Whitman Prairie Books) by Linda Walvoord Girard

If I’d Only Known… author Dorothy M. Neddermeyer

Freeman, Lory. It’s My Body. Parenting Press, Inc., Seattle, WA, 1982.

Gil, Eliana. I Told My Secret: A Book for Kids Who Were Abused. Launch Press, California, 1986.

Hindman, Jan. A Very Touching Book…for Little People and for Big People. McClure-Hindman Associates, Durkee, OR, 1985.

Satullo, J. It Happens to Boys Too. RCC Berkshire Press, 1989.

Sweet, Phyllis. Something Happened to Me. Mother Courage Press, Racine, WI, 1981.

Sweet, Phyllis. Alice Doesn’t Babysit Anymore. McGovern and Mulbacker, Oregon, 1985

“Courage to heal” Activity book for adult survivors – Sage Publications

By Indian NGOs and authors

Incest – the most common form of child abuse – Anuja Gupta & RAHI –

helping overcome the torment of incest by Shekhar Chandran

Bitter Chocolate – By Pinki Virani

Forum Against Child Sexual Exploitation. – A complilation available with FACSE, Mumbai

For Parents

Bass, Ellen and Davis, Laura. The Courage to Heal, A Guide for Women Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse. Harper & Row, New York, 1988.

Father Flanagan’s Boys Home. Sexually Abused Children in Foster Care. Boys Town, Nebraska. May be ordered by contacting Father Flanagan’s Boy’s Home, Boys Town Center, Family Based Programs, Boys Town, NE, 68010, 402.498.1310.

Gil, Eliana. Outgrowing the Pain. Launch Press, California, 1983.,

Gil, Eliana. Children Who Molest: A Guide for Parents of Young Sex Offenders. Launch Press, California, 1987.

Lew, Mike. Victims No Longer: Men Recovering From Incest and Other Sexual Child Abuse. Nevraumont Publishing Company, New York, 1988.

Maltz, Wendy and Holman, Beverly. Incest and Sexuality. Lexington Books, Lexington, MA, 1986.

McFadden, Emily Jean. Fostering the Child Who Has Been Sexually Abused. Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, MI, 1986.

McFarlane, Kee and Cunningham, Carolyn. Steps to Healthy Touching: A Treatment Workbook for Kids 5-12 Who Have Problems With Sexually Inappropriate Behavior. Kidsrights, Mount Dora, FL, 1988.

Parents Anonymous of Delaware. All In My Family. Parents Anonymous, DE, 1987.

Related Links
For adult survivors of child sexual abuse. Website of RAHI, an NGO in New Delhi

Prevention of child sexual abuse based in USA
comprehensive information on child sexual abuse.
An NGO in Chennai, India working on prevention of child sexual abuse.
Blog maintained by Tulir-CPHCSA on child sexual abuse in India and related issues.
For school going children age 6-14 years on information and prevention
provides a professional, child centred therapy and counselling service to children, families, and groups who have been affected by child sexual abuse. (services in Ireland)
protecting children from child sexual abuse and pornography.
information on CSA and different aspects of abuse.
Center for prevention and healing of child sexual abuse – Philippines / Malaysia / Vietnam

StairWay Foundation references of DVDs and books on prevention of CSA
ISPCAN – International Society for Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect, Denmark.
Details of Child Protection Activities.
Child Abuse Prevention Network (US) – Protection of children from abuse
ECPAT – End Child Prostitution and Trafficking, France / Germany
Prevention of Child Trafficking with an offshoot against child sexual abuse
Talking About Reproductive Sexual Health Issues

Visit them for some interesting pdf downloads for educating your child on sexuality and body issues.

Enfold Proactive Health Trust is a registered trust in Bangalore, India since December 2002.
Enfold was founded in November 2001 by Dr.Sangeetha Saksena and Dr.Shaibya Saldanha. As Gynecologists, they were dismayed at the occurence of preventable health problems in progressively young age groups. Seeing more sense in preventive and promotive health care, they started sessions on Human Sexuality and Life Skills.

Sex Education Workshop by Genekids

Genekids have been working with kids and development areas and have a sex education workshop for parents

Some Articles to read

The Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Bill in India

Taking on the Big Bad Wolf – Telegraph

A molestation Survior Speaks

Darkness to Light End Child Sexual Abuse

Wikipedia entry

Karmayog – CSA

Hidden Darkness: Child Sexual Abuse in India

Child Sexual Abuse Helpline

A bit about Female Sexual offenders

Parents handbook on CSA

National Study on Child Sexual Abuse (its a downloadable pdf)

A personality profile of typical Child Abusers

Arpan-Leaflet download 

Arpan hindi leaflet download