Message from Arpan – 14
Facts & Process
Visible detectors of sexual abuse: No sure way, unless the child tells us so… but these are indicators.
Social: Social withdrawal, increased hostility or aggression, overly pleasing behavior, drastic change in achievement patterns.
Sexual: Sexualized behavior, early sexual activity, use of abusive sexual language.
Medical: Psychosomatic illnesses, pain or swelling in genital area,
repeated urinary infections, sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs)
Psychological: Eating disorders, anxiety or indifference, depression, suicide attempts.