Talking to your kids about abuse- what it is, how to prevent it and how to overcome trauma- can be very difficult. These books can help you approach the topic and guide you through the discussions.
Protect Your Child from Sexual Abuse: A Parent's Guide by Janie Hart-Rossi
When Your Child Has Been Molested by Kathryn Brohl and Joyce Case Potter
Brave Bart: A Story for Traumatized and Grieving Children by Caroline H. Sheppary, ACSW
A Terrible Thing Happened by Margaret M. Holmes
It's My Body: A Book to Teach Young Children How to Resist Uncomfortable Touch by Lory Freeman
Today I Feel Silly by Jamie Lee Curtis
Personal Space Camp by Julia Cook
Words Are Not for Hurting by Elizabeth Verdick
Hands Are Not for Hitting by Martine Agassi, Ph.D.
My Body Is Private by Walvoord Girard
The Way I Feel by Janan Cain
The Feelings Book and Journal (from American Girl) by Dr. Lynda Madison
Queen Bees and Wannabes (Helping Your Daughter Survive Cliques, Gossip, Boyfriends, and Other Realities of Adolescence) by Rosalind Wiseman