Summary: Sexual abuse prevention program for children aged 6-12, with introduction for parents. Parents' section discusses the nature and scope of child sexual abuse, providing them with information and skills to protect their children. Children's section teaches the recognition and expression of "yes" and "no" feelings, awareness and avoidance of potential assault by a stranger, preventive responses to sexual abuse by a relative or other trusted adult. Presented by members of Green Thumb Theatre group and a classroom of children, using skits and songs
Excellent for parent groups / counsellors or anyone working with teens.In this exclusive, illustrated interview, Mary Pipher discusses the challenges facing today's teenagers, expecially girls, as well as the role of media and popular culture in shaping their identities. She offers concrete ideas for girls and boys, families, teachers, and schools to help girls free themselves from the toxic influences of today's media-saturated culture. It provides a dynamic discussion-starter for classes from high school through college, as well as for parents, teachers, youth, and civic groups.