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Survivors with a Purpose - Jaime's Story

This episode of Survivors With a Purpose (SWAP) features Jamie Romo's inspiring story of overcoming clergy sexual abuse, his journey to spiritual wholeness, and the results of his journey in his book Healing the Sexually Abused Heart.

 

Best Practices to Prevent Child Sexual Abuse

There are eight child sexual abuse prevention best practices that we can use as a guideline for every adult to understand their role in the resolution of the child sexual abuse pandemic. While each best practice may be implemented slightly differently based on role, together the best practices provide a common vision and language across the community. Every adult plays at least one role - that of parent or concerned adult, while some may play additional roles.

We challenge you to learn all eight best practices for your role(s) because child sexual abuse is predictable and preventable when we surround children with knowledgeable and outspoken adults.

Click here to learn more about child sexual abuse prevention best practices for parents and concerned adults.

Then return to this page and click on the images below to learn about child sexual abuse best practices for the additional roles you play in your local community.

Become knowledgeable.
Be outspoken.
Expert Interviews

TAALK is committed to talking about every aspect of the child sexual abuse pandemic in an effort to educate the public and model what it looks like to talk about sexual abuse comfortably. There are people all over the world who have a heart for children and are called to protect them and help survivors of all ages heal. The following interviews provide a glimpse of what child sexual abuse experts and advocates around the world are doing to put an end to this pandemic as well as the damaging consequences. We hope you find them both informative and inspiring.

These interviews were recorded as part of two radio marathons we called TAALK-a-Thons. The first was held in April 2011 and the second was held in December 2011. We started each of these programs at 8:00 a.m. Pacific Time and our Founder, Diane Cranley, followed the sun around the world, interviewing guest speakers for 24 hours straight covering a variety of topics related to child sexual abuse awareness, prevention and support.

You have the opportunity to learn from 96 experts, in 15 countries, who have the brightest minds and the biggest hearts. I encourage you to take full advantage of the opportunity by listening to as many of these interviews as you can, especially if you plan to be an advocate in your community.