Parent Resources

Books for Adults

Child Abuse on the Internet: Ending the Silence
Carlos A. Arnaldo

How to Talk with Teens About Love, Relationships, & S-E-X: A Guide for Parents
Amy G. Miron, M.S. and Charles D. Miron PhD

Protecting Your Children From Sexual Predators
Leigh Baker

Protecting the Gift: Keeping Children and Teenagers Safe
Gavin De Becker

The Gift Of Fear and Other Survival Signals that Protect Us From Violence
Gavin DeBecker

Preventing Child Abuse and Neglect Through Parent Education
N. Dickon Reppucci

The Safe Child Book: A Commonsense Approach to Protecting Children and Teaching Children to Protect Themselves
Sherryll Kraizer, PhD

Master Minds, Wingmen-Helping our Boys Cope with School Yard Power 
Rosalind Wiseman 

Queen Bees and Wannabes-Helping Your Daughter Survive Cliques, Gossip, Boyfriends, and the New Realities of Girl World 
Rosalind Wiseman 

Safe Teen-Powerful Alternatives to Violence
Anita Roberts 

Body Safety Education-A Parent’s Guide to Protecting Kids from Sexual Abuse
Jayneen Sander 

Books for Children

A Very Touching Book…For Little People and for Big People (For Adults to read)
Jan Hindman and Tom Novak

My Body! What I Say Goes! Personal Body Safety
Jayneen Sanders

Lets Talk About Body Boundaries, Consent and Respect
Jayneen Sanders

Some Secrets Should Never Be Kept
Jayneen Sanders

No More Secrets for Me
Oralee Wachter (Ages 2-14)

Amazing You! – Getting Smart About Your Private Parts
Dr. Gail Saltz

Your Body Belongs to You
Cornelia Spelman (Ages 3-6)

Something Happened and I am Scared to Tell
Patricia Kehoe, Ph.D. (Ages 3-7)

The Trouble with Secrets. How to Handle Bullies, Teasers, and Other Meanies
Kate Cohen-Posey M.S. (Ages 5-12)

My Body is Private
Linda Walvoord Girard and Rodney Pate (Ages 6-11)

Sometimes It’s Okay to Tell Secrets (It’s OK to Say No)
Amy C. Bahr and Frederick B. Green (Ages 6-11)

The Boy’s Body Book-Everything You Need to Know for Growing Up
Kelli Dunham, R.N. (Ages 9+)

Please Tell! A Child’s Story About Sexual Abuse

My Body Belongs to ME From My Head to My Toes
Pro Familia

American Girl Series:
The Care and Keeping Of You 8+
The Care and Keeping of You 10+
Stand Up For Yourself and Friends 8+
Drama, Rumors and Secrets 8+
Friendship Troubles 9+

Books for Teens

It’s Perfectly Normal. Changing Bodies, Growing Up, Sex, and Sexual Health (Ages 11-15)
Robbie H. Harris

The Sex Book (Ages 13-18)
Jane Pavanel

The Teenage Guy’s Survival Guide-The Real Deal
Jeremy Daldry

Video for Children

The Safe Side: Stranger Safety and Internet Safety (A video for ages 6-11)
Created by Julie Clark (founder of the The Baby Einstein Company)
and John Walsh (Host of America’s Most Wanted)