How Often Does Child Sexual Abuse Get Reported?

Word Count: 768 Summary: Summary: How often does child sexual abuse get reported? Not nearly as often as it should. Most child abuse victims never report the crime or get help in coming to grips with this life-changing trauma. They move into adulthood with a broken heart and low self esteem. Much misbehavior and acting out can be traced to an incident which occurred which left the child feeling confused, betrayed and angry. Keywords: sex abuse,incest,reporting sexual molestation,sex offenders, suspected child sexual abuse, reporting sex abuse, child protection agencies,child abuse victims,safeguarding children from abuse,children Article Body: How often does child sexual abuse get reported? © Judy H. Wright, parent educator and PBS consultant www.ArtichokePress.com Body of article: Not nearly as …