‘You grow up hating yourself’: why child abuse survivors keep – and break – their silence

This article has so many truths …. “people start making disclosures and it doesn’t become shameful any more”; “People can’t support you if they don’t know what’s wrong”; “so traumatic and has affected the trajectory of their life so incredibly”

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Hundreds of officers caught preying on victims for sex

Abusers can “hide” themselves in those roles where they will have access to vulnerable people, so extra care needs to be taken in selection. Just because there is no previous history, does not mean they are not an abuser. The question is how do we know?

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