Tag Archive: NGOSpeak

CSA Awareness Event by Yowoto in Mumbai

On Saturday, 19th of April, some of the sharpest minds on the subject came together in Mumbai, to discuss child sexual abuse and answer questions from parents. Swati Popat Vats, president of Podar… Continue reading

Twitter Chat with Dr Sonali Gupta on 29th April

Join us on Twitter today, Tuesday 12-1 pm IST, as we chat with Dr Sonali Gupta / @guptasonali . Sonali Gupta is a trained clinical psychologist with 10 years of practice. She has been working with TISS… Continue reading

Twitter chat with Rashi Vidyasagar on 25th April

Join us on Twitter today, Friday 12-1 pm IST, as we chat with Rashi Vidyasagar / @mizarcle . Rashi has a masters degree in Criminology and Criminal Justice Administration and has worked in CEHAT for the past one year.… Continue reading

Boys Don’t Cry – Deepa Ranganathan

A male victim of child sex abuse is burdened, not only by the abuse and everything that it brings, but also by being a ‘victim’ – a position traditionally reserved for women. Anuja… Continue reading

Message from Arpan – 26

  Revictamization Abused children are forced to do what the adult abuser wants. The adult’s wants come before the child’s needs. The abuser also tells the child to keep the abuse a secret… Continue reading

Message from Arpan – 25

  Self blame Many times children feel that they were responsible for the sexual abuse happening to them. They also feel that they are getting punishment of something they have done wrong. Often,… Continue reading

Message from Arpan – 24

  Emotional Isolation Children who are abused can be very emotionally isolated. The abuser can force the child to keep the abuse a secret. If the abuser is a family member, the child… Continue reading

Message from Arpan – 23

Its not your fault If you were raped or sexually abused as a child, the first thing you should know is that it is not your fault, you did not cause it, and… Continue reading

Message from Arpan – 22

  Its not your fault If you are dealing with the effects of child sexual abuse, please remember that you are not responsible for the abuse. No one ever deserves to be abused.… Continue reading

Message with Arpan – 30

Child Sexual Abuse- Healing Messages Do not confront the offender in child’s presence as this might scare the child. Due to the fear that the abuser might harm him/her or their families’ children… Continue reading