Child sexual abuse

Child sexual abuse

Profiles: pei healing centre for survivors

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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Author: 
Helen Durie
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Vol 13, No.3
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1992
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article profiles a healing centre for adult survivors of child sexual abuse in PEI. Explores reasons why a healing centre and where they gathered resources to make this dream come true.  

One of a kind

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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Montréal Assault Prevention Centre
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Vol 12, No.2
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Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1991
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article introduces the Montreal Assault Prevention Centre and describes the centre's prevention philosophy and the development of their program. Discuses violence against women and children and the use of empowerment as assault prevention. 

 


 


 


Into a wood: speaking honestly about incest

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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
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Anne Pierre
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Vol 10, No.3
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Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1989
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Toronto, ON

This article shares one woman's experience of incest through creative writing, personal narrative and research. Discusses the importance of bringing the topic of incest out of the shadows. Offers tips for survivors of incest on how to start their healing journey. 

Incest shadows

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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
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Penny Wardell
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Vol 9, No.1
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Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1987
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article offers several short stories on the topic of incest. Explores the fear and confusion of a child's experience of family violence.

Breach of trust: unmasking the incest advocates

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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
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Anne Rochon Ford
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vol 3, No. 1
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1982
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article focuses on father daughter incest and the issues surrounding the question of incest. Outlines the distinction between intimacy and sexuality. Highlights the power of language within the issue, sexualization of girls, the industry of pornography, the law.  

Applying Inuit cultural approaches in the prevention of family violence and abuse

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English
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Online
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The Nuluaq Project
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Ottawa, ON

Addresses spousal, sexual, and child abuse in communities throughout Nunavut. Discusses Inuit traditional values, philosophies and practices as they pertain to the treatment and healing of abused and abusers.

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National strategy to prevent abuse in Inuit communities

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English
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Online
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Pauktuutit Inuit Women of Canada
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2005
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Ottawa, ON

Presents a strategy that aims for a steady reduction in incidents of violence and abuse in Inuit communities, and the eventual return of
caring and respectful relationships.

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Research report: applying Inuit cultural approaches in the prevention of family violence and abuse

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English
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Author: 
Audrey Qamanirq
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Pauktuutit Inuit Women's Association
Publication Date: 
2005
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Explores Inuit traditional values, philosophies, and practices as they pertain to the treatment and healing of both the abused and the abusers.

The commercial sexual exploitation of children in the U.S., Canada and Mexico: full report

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English
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Richard J Estes
Neil Alan Weiner
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University of Pennsylvania, School of Social Work
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2001
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Philadephia, PA

Reports on the nature, extent and seriousness of child sexual exploitation in the U.S., Canada, and Mexico.

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Includes bibliographical references.

The sexual exploitation of children: a working guide to the empirical litterature

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Richard J Estes
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University of Pennsylvania, School of Social Work
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Philadephia, PA

Provides a bibliography of the empirical literatures relating to child abuse, child sexual abuse, child sexual exploitation, and the commercial sexual exploitation of children.

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