Physical Abuse
Sexual Abuse
Domestic Violence
Personal Safety
General Questions
100

What is Physical Abuse?

intentional act causing injury or trauma to another person or animal by way of bodily contact

100

What is sexual abuse?

When one person touches another person's private parts without their consent.  Children cannot provide consent (discuss).

100

What is domestic violence?

violent or aggressive behavior within the home, typically involving the violent abuse of a spouse or partner.

100

What is the difference between an okay touch and a not okay touch?  What about a confusing touch?

discuss

100

What makes you feel loved or special?

discuss

200

Who is at fault when a child is physically abused?

The person who is perpetrating the abuse.

200

Does child sexual abuse happen to a lot of children?

1 in 4 girls and 1 in 6 boys

200

Is it okay for grown-ups to fight? How?

Discuss how arguing differs from physical fights.

200

Sometimes it’s hard to tell if a touch is okay or not okay, and that can be confusing. What can you do if someone gives you a confusing touch?

discuss

200

Name 3 things you like about your family.

discuss

300

How might children act when they are physically punished?

(discuss)

300

How might a child feel about the person who sexually abused him or her?

Discuss

300

If adults are physically fighting, what should a child do?

Get somewhere safe and call the police and a trusted, safe adult.

300

What are 3 words that can remind you of what to do if sexual abuse happens?

no go tell

300

Is it okay for people to get angry? What are some healthy ways people express their anger? What are some unhealthy ways people express their anger?

Discuss

400

How do children feel when they have been physically abused?

Many different ways (discuss)

400

Who could a child talk to about child sexual abuse?

Trusted adult (discuss)

400

Why don’t children tell about domestic violence?

Discuss

400

What is the difference between a secret and a surprise?

Surprises make people happy and secrets make people upset or sad.

400

Name 3 ways that you can calm yourself down when you’re feeling angry or upset.  

discuss

500

When children misbehave, how should parents/caregivers handle it?

(Discuss)

500

What is sex and how is it different from sexual abuse?

Discuss consent

500

How might a child act when domestic violence happens?

discuss

500

If you tell a grown-up about not okay touches, and they don’t believe you, understand you, or help you, what should you do?

Tell another trusted adult.

500

How does someone look and sound when they are being assertive? How does someone look and sound when they are being aggressive? How does someone look and sound when they are being passive?

discuss

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