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Child Molestation Research for Parents

It’s no secret that child molestation has a lifelong lasting impact, manifesting itself in many ways and at different stages of life. We have developed this page as a resource center for you to visit and learn about the latest studies and research into childhood molestation. As attorneys representing parents of sexually abused children, we owe it to our clients to stay informed so that we can truly be effective advocates for you and your child.

  • Repressed Memories of Child Sex Abuse

    Repressed Memories of Child Sex Abuse

    Why childhood sex abuse may cause repressed memories in adulthood, and why victims may take years to come forward. The human brain is a complex organ. It has nearly full control over the functioning of both the body and the mind. However, a traumatic event can Learn More ...
  • PTSD and Childhood Sex Abuse

    PTSD and Childhood Sex Abuse

    How does Childhood sex abuse lead to PTSD? Post-traumatic stress disorder, commonly known as PTSD, is a grave psychological condition triggered by a traumatic or horrifying event in a person’s life, such as childhood sexual abuse. The person’s life may have been placed in mortal Learn More ...
  • Child Sex Abuse Effects on the Brain

    Child Sex Abuse Effects on the Brain

    A look at how child sex abuse effects change brain structure and function It’s an established fact in psychology and neuroscience that the earliest years of a child’s life are the most formative. The experiences a child has in the first years of life impacts Learn More ...
  • Children’s Advocacy Center (CAC) Model Helps Sexually Abused Kids

    Children’s Advocacy Center (CAC) Model Helps Sexually Abused Kids

    Children’s Advocacy Center (CAC): How it Helps Sexually Abused Kids A Children’s Advocacy Center, or CAC, is an organization that focuses on helping victimized children sensitively yet efficiently. They do so without forcing children to relive their horrible experience by repeating their stories numerous times. Learn More ...
  • Trauma-informed healthcare for molested children

    Trauma-informed healthcare for molested children

    Trauma-Informed healthcare is a new approach to helping sexually abused children The National Center for Trauma-Informed Care and Alternatives to Seclusion and Restraint, or NCTIC defines trauma-informed healthcare as “an approach to engaging people with histories of trauma (such as childhood sexual abuse) that recognizes Learn More ...
  • New Study Provides Hope for Child Sex Abuse Victims

    New Study Provides Hope for Child Sex Abuse Victims

    Helping Child Sex Abuse Victims & their Parents Move Forward Much attention is being paid to victims of child sex abuse before and during the criminal trial of their abuser. Victims receive the customary outpouring of public sympathy and righteous indignation on their behalf. But Learn More ...