Stop It Now! in the Blogosphere

Stop It Now! is privileged to help adults, writers and bloggers speak out about preventing child sexual abuse. Here is a partial list of recent blog posts or letters to editor that mention or link to Stop It Now!. If you have mentioned Stop It Now! in your piece - or want resources and topics to help you write about preventing child sexual abuse - please contact us and check out the resources in our Press Room.

  • Charissa Wotherspoon, "Prevent Abuse," Letter to the Editor, Journal Express (August 9, 2012)
  • Svava Bjornsdottir Brooks, "A Classic Tale of Family Dynamics," Speak4Change blog (July 15, 2012)
  • Dawn Lee Wakefield, "Penn State trustees revealed to have awarded $5.5 million to Joe Paterno," examiner.com (July 14, 2012)
  • Erica Bell, "Sandusky Wake-Up Call for Youth," Letter to the Editor, Daily Hampshire Gazette (July 7, 2012)
  • Melanie Sommerfield, "Make sure to look for child sex abuse," Letter to the Editor, Reedsburg Times-Press (June 29, 2012)
  • Lynne Marie Wanamaker, "Guest Column: Believing the Children," Daily Hampshire Gazette Letter to the Editor and mind body mama blog (June 29, 2012)
  • Anika Rahman, "True Justice for Child Sexual Abuse Survivors is Prevention," MomsRising (June 28, 2012)
  • Maria Morey,  "Use Sandusky's trial as a lesson against abuse," The News-Times (June 25, 2012)
  • Alison Moran, "The Token Female:  Sandusky's Conviction, Appeal and a Template for Change," ChicagoNow (June 25, 2012)
  • Larry Magid, "How to Protect Children and Adolescents from Sexual Abuse," HuffPost Parents (June 23, 2012)
  • Kiersten Marek, "Jerry Sandusky Trial Must Be a Call to Action," Therapy with Kiersten Marek, LICSW  (June 20, 2012)
  • Mary Mazzoni, "Sexual abuse and disability - Act to protect your child!" Life after IEPs (June 14, 2012)
  • Amy Goyer, "Know the Signs of Child Sexual Abuse," AARP Blog (June 13, 2012)
  • "Sandusky Trial Raises Questions for Adults and Children about Child Sexual Abuse," The Parenting Network (June 8, 2012)
  • Anika Rahman, "Protecting Children Requires More Than Just Car Seats: Shifting Cultural Norms to End Child Sexual Abuse," Huffington Post (June 7, 2012)
  • Dr. Kathleen Young, "Sandusky Trial: Healing vs. Justice," Treating Trauma (June 6, 2012)
  • Stop It Now! (press release), "Alliance Seeks to Make Child Sexual Abuse Prevention a National Priority," National Association of Child Sexual Abuse Survivors (NAASCA) (June 4, 2012)
  • Roberta Dolan, "Awareness: Not for a Month, for a Lifetime," Write to Survive (April 26, 2012)
  • Nicole Bromley, "Common Signs of Sexual Abuse," OneVoiceBabble (April 23, 2012)
  • Edee Lemonier, "Why Didn’t I See It?" Miss Edee, (April 5, 2012)
  • Edee Lemonier, "Sexual Assault Awareness Month," The New Agenda, (April 5, 2012)
  • Bill Murray, "Interview with Deborah Donovan Rice of Stop It Now!" Stop Child Abuse Now (SCAN) on BlogTalkRadio (March 19, 2012)
  • Edward O'Brien, "Stop It Now! Program Director Interview," MTPR News (January 31, 2012)
  • Catherine McCall, "It's Time to Change the Realities of Child Abuse in Our Country," Overcoming Child Abuse, Pyschology Today (December 31, 2011)
  • Andrea Goldberg, "Lessons from the Syracuse University Sexual Abuse Scandal" From Where I Stand (December 27, 2011)
  • Norman Friedman, "Give your child the ability to prevent sexual abuse" Lower Hudson Valley (December 8, 2011)
  • Amy Pybus, "Steps that can protect children from abuse" Daily Hampshire Gazette (December 8, 2011)
  • Gretl Claggett, "My Letter to Jerry Sandusky, Coward" Daily Beast (December 1, 2011)
  • Patti Skelton-McGougan, "Taking responsibility to stop sexual abuse in children" Bellevue Reporter (December 1, 2011)
  • Sue Scheff, "Stop It Now! Prevent Sexual Abuse of Children" PURE blog (November 19, 2011)
  • Paul Heroux, "Protecting Kids from Pedophiles" The Metro West Daily News (November 18, 2011)
  • Editor, "Sandusky child sexual abuse case should be our clarion call against this insidious crime," Milwaukee Community Journal (November 17, 2011)
  • Andrea Goldberg, "Reflections on the Penn State Sexual Abuse Scandal and a Call to Action," From Where I Stand (November 16, 2011)
  • Paula Kiger, "Be that adult," Perspicacity (November 13, 2011)
  • "Here's how you can be part of ending child sexual abuse," DailyKos (November 11, 2011)
  • Steve Brown,  "Preventing and reporting child abuse: the questions raised by the Penn State scanda,l" RH Reality Check  (November 10, 2011)
  • Rachel Bates, "Help stop child abuse" Letter to the editor, Salt Lake City Deseret News (November 11, 2011)
  • "The Penn State child rape case and male victims of sexual violence," DailyKos (November 8, 2011)
  • Rev. Debra Haffner, Religious Institute Newsletter (November 2011)