Crisis on the Southern Border: We're Putting Immigrant Kids in Danger
There is extensive research that demonstrates separating children from their families and holding them in “congregate care” facilities is associated with increased risk for harm including an increased risk of child sexual and physical abuse. Read more here.
Victims of sexual abuse face a lifetime of costly problems
Dr. Letourneau frequently speaks about, writes about, and studies the impact that child sexual abuse has on victims, those who have committed offenses, families, communities and policies. But she doesn't often get to argue for prevention through the lens of economics — namely the expensive burden that child sexual abuse has on victims, government and society. Read more here.