Working for a local child abuse prevention charity has opened my eyes to how every single person in the world can either add to a culture of child sexual abuse, or dismantle it. Our very words can help prevent children from abuse. Please read the full article here: http://www.parent.co/5-phrases-can-help-protect-your-child-from-sexual-abuse/
I live in a country where one in three girls are sexually abused by the time they are 16. I am willing to put up with a little awkwardness if it protects them from becoming a tragic statistic.
Will you consider adopting these phrases in your family? Do so and know you are doing your bit to create a world where children can thrive.