The Primary Prevention of Child Sexual Abuse
Stopping child sexual abuse... before it can happen.


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FAQs About Child Sexual Abuse

Child sexual abuse is a vast and complex issue, that overlaps with many other issues, like sexual assault, educating children, criminal justice policy, and more. Simplifying child sexual abuse into a list of facts can make the issue seem simple, but all too often, it means we form opinions based on incomplete information and then tout those opinions as good policy. What follows is an attempt to answer some basic questions about child sexual abuse, and the other arenas with which it overlaps.