Ow can we understand women sexually abusing children?
main points: 1.how we perceive women? Abuser; protecting children 2.evidence that women abuse too( statistics, research, studies, childlane, NSPCC) 3. why this happens? theories of causation 4. Example of women who sexually abuse children(Rosemary West, Vanessa George to look at legislation, children act 2004 was not followed in Vanessa case) 5. history first records of women as abusers 6. why it is so challenging to recognise the abuse?(its rare, physically possible?, women as aggressors or victims?) 7. how the abuse affect the child? 8.stigma its rare hard to believe but is happening more needs to be done to raise awareness among
the public and professionals