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


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  • The point of this site is not to give any kind of legal, medical, educational, mental health, or other kinds of advice. This is an academically-oriented resource site intended to bring in information from multiple sources for ease of use. If you have attractions, thoughts, or feelings that you are concerned about, please get yourself to a mental health professional that specializes in that area, and do not rely solely on the information contained in this site. I will never encourage you to break the law or any kind of legal requirements you have, and I am not responsible if you do.
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  • The research and information covered in this site is open for discussion, and in no way breaches or breaks the boundaries of the law in any state of the United States of America where I live.
  • I am not a mental health professional nor do I claim to have any formal medical background. I am not liable, either expressly or in an implied manner, nor claim any responsibility for any emotional or physical problems that may occur directly or indirectly from reading this site.
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Mental Health Warnings And Disclaimers
  • This is an informational site. The resources made available by this website are general in nature, and provided for informational purposes only. They are the opinions of a non-professional. This site should not be used to replace the specialized training and professional judgment of a health care or mental health care professional.
  • This site cannot be held responsible for the use of the information provided. Please always consult a physician or a trained mental health professional before making any decision regarding treatment of yourself or others.
  • Self-help information and information from the internet is useful, but it is not a substitute for professional advice. If you are currently in treatment or in therapy, please consult your therapist, psychiatrist or mental health professional before you use any of the information contained herein.
  • This website and its content (including any uploaded information) is for informational purposes only and is not intended to replace or substitute for any professional, medical, legal, or any other advice. In addition, this site makes no representations or warranties and expressly disclaims any and all liability concerning any treatment or action by any person following the information offered or provided within or through the website. If you have specific concerns or find yourself in a situation in which you require professional or medical advice, you should consult with an appropriately trained and qualified specialist.
  • All information is intended only to help you cooperate with your doctor, in your efforts toward desirable sexual health. Only you and your doctor can determine what is right for you.
  • All information is generalized, presented for informational purposes only, not medical advice, and presented “as is” without warranty or guarantee of any kind. Readers are cautioned not to rely on this information as medical advice and to consult a qualified mental health professional other appropriate professional to address their specific needs or circumstances.
  • Please seek immediate professional help:

• If you have thoughts of harming or killing yourself or others
• If you are severely disabled and are unable to care for yourself or those in your care
• If you are abusing drugs or alcohol, or have an addiction
• If you or someone else is in any danger of harm
• If you have been diagnosed with a mental health disorder or suspect you have one
• If you or a loved one are in need of an intervention