Library of Resources

Stop It Now! has the practical, hopeful and specialized resources adults need to prevent child sexual abuse. Follow the links below to review, download or order prevention materials or search for specialized resources.

We know that lack of information is a key barrier in taking a step to prevent child sexual abuse. That's why we've also made available a searchable database of the resources used by our Helpline staff as an additional tool for understanding child sexual abuse and taking actions to prevent it.

To find resources, enter the title, a portion of the title or any key word to bring up all relevant resources.

Titlesort ascending Description
State Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Numbers (Child Welfare Information Gateway)

A listing of phone numbers by state to call and report child abuse.
Tags: Reporting, Child Protective Services, CPS, Hotline, Child Welfare Information Gateway

South Eastern Centre Against Sexual Abuse - Booklet

A booklet for parents and other non-offending caregivers of children who have been sexually abused on caring for themselves and the family.
Tags: Adolescent, Australia, International, Survivor, Youth

Society for the Advancement of Sexual Health (SASH): Organization

Counseling referrals for sexual behavior concerns or online sexual behavior problems. Trainings also offered for professionals.
Tags: At-Risk, Abuser, Offending Behavior, Support, Sex Addiction Problems, Treatment, Therapy

Sidran Institute: Organization

A resource for healing the various psychological and emotional effects of trauma to survivors and their loved ones, including treatment, support, recovery, and self-help.
Tags: Healing, Professional, Survivor, Training, Sidran Institute

Sibling Abuse Survivors' Information and Advocacy Network (SASIAN): Organization

Information, including parent guide to address questions regarding sibling sexual abuse.
Tags: Advocacy, Child Survivor, Incest, Professional, SASIAN

Shared Hope: Organization

An organization trying to eradicate sex trafficking by through awareness, prevention, treatment, and training.
Tags: Abuse, Advocacy, Child Survivor, International, Legal, Professional, Shared Hope

Sexuality Information and Education Council of the United States (SIECUS)

Information about sexuality for adults and youth.
Tags: Children, Teens, Development, Education, Parents, SIECUS

Sexual Violence Research Initiative

This page provides links information about child sexual abuse as well as the effects of sexual violence against women on their children.
Tags: Advocacy, Facts, International, Prevention, Research, Statistics

Sexual Recovery Institute: Organization

Information, resources, and treatment for adults with sex and pornography addiction.
Tags: At-Risk, Helpline, Therapy, Sexual Offending Behavior, Support, Sexual Recovery Institute

Sexual Harassment National Hotlines and Resources (Feminist Majority Foundation)

List of resources and reporting hotlines for sexual harassment.
Tags: Legal, Law, Helplines, Crisis, Adult Survivor, Advocacy, Professionals

Sexual Education for Physically, Emotionally and Mentally Challenged Youth

Article about how to teach sex education to youth with disabilities.
Tags: Healthy Development, Parenting, Professional

Sexual Development and Behavior In Children (National Child Traumatic Stress Network)

Facts and information about children's sexual behaviors and development, including what to expect and how to talk to youth about important issues.
Tags: Parenting, Education, National Child Traumatic Stress Network, NCTSN

Sexual Compulsives Anonymous: Organization

An organization for people with sexual addiction problems, with 12-step recovery options and support.
Tags: At-Risk, Offending Behavior, Self-Help, Treatment

Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner-Sexual Assault Response Team (SANE-SART): Organization

Clinical and online coursework designed to train medical personnel and other professionals how to respond to sexual assault victims.
Tags: Criminal Justice, Doctor, Law Enforcement, Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner, Sexual Assault Response Team, SANE, SART

Sexual Assault Coalition Directory (National Sexual Violence Resource Center)

A catalog of coalitions and organizations dedicated to eliminating sexual violence.
Tags: Advocate, Domestic Violence, Prevention, Professional, Legal, Survivor, Victim Assistance

Sexual Abuse of Children With Disabilities: A National Snapshot (VERA)

Issue brief examining child sexual abuse of children with disabilities. Offers recommendations for better prevention and treatment.
Tags: Professionals, Research, Statistics, Advocacy, Disability, Victim Services, Ableism

Sexual Abuse in Childhood and Dental Fear - An Interview with Clinical Psychologist Dr. Carmen Santos

Article discussing the link between child sexual abuse and fear of dental procedures, why one might experience it, and what can be done about it as a patient, professional, or parent.
Tags: Child Survivor, Medical

Sexual Abuse Center (Mom's Team)

A resource for parents concerning sexual safety in youth sports.
Tags: Athlete, Camp, Coach, Sexual Abuse, School, Prevention

Sexaholics Anonymous: Organization

A 12-step organization for sex addicts who want to become sexually sober.
Tags: At-Risk, Offending Behavior, Self-Help, Support, Treatment

Sex-Specific Treatment (CMRPI)

Article about sex-specific treatment for children and teenagers who are exhibiting warning signs of a sexual behavior problem. From the Child Molestation Research and Prevention Institute (CMRPI).
Tags: At-Risk, Parents, Prevention, Treatment

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