Year of Publication
College of Education and Human Services
Master of Education (MEd)
Dr. Marianne Barnes
Dr. Ann Stoddard
Dr. Jim Mittelstadt
This project presents a six-hour inservice component for elementary teachers dealing with the sexual abuse of children. The program focuses on the three pertinent areas of: the effects on the child; detection, reporting and intervention; and counseling strategies. The program presents content knowledge followed by exercises to build confidence. Exercises
include case studies, small and large group discussion, question and answer task sheets and small group activities. The review of related literature includes the effects of sexual abuse on the child; detection, reporting and intervention procedures; and counseling strategies.
Merrilees, Cindy Gissy, "The Problem of Child Sexual Abuse: A Guide for Elementary Teachers" (1987). UNF Graduate Theses and Dissertations. 15.