Category Archives: Sexual Assault

Helping a Friend Who Has Been Assaulted

HELPING A FRIEND WHO HAS BEEN SEXUALLY ASSAULTED   ~ A GUIDE FOR TEENS ~ FOR MORE INFORMATION, CALL THE FAMILY REFUGE CENTER AT (304) 645-6334 OR (304) 799-4400 Your support as a friend can make a big difference to … Continue reading

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Recognizing Child Sexual Offenders

Recognizing Child Sexual Offenders Different types of sexual offenders: A stranger who abducts children for sexual reasons – less than 5% of perpetrators An acquaintance, trusted member of society, or family friend – majority of abusers -most are men but … Continue reading

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Behaviors Commonly Used by Batterers

Behaviors Commonly Used by Batterers to Maintain Power and Control in Relationships Economic Abuse Trying to keep her from getting or keeping a job Making her ask for money, giving allowance, taking her check Sexual Abuse Making her do sexual … Continue reading

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