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Sexual Abuse / Children #527724

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Nov 26, 1983
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REPORTER: Connie Chung

(Cohasset, Massachusetts) Public school program here aimed at teaching young children about sexual abuse by adults examined; videotape by puppeteer Susan Lind, "Some Secrets Can Be Told", cited as example of teacher Jean Free's course with 2nd graders. Scenes shown. [Health instructor Mike GILL - notes some children are unaware that abuse they receive is abnormal behavior.] [CHILDREN - discuss problem.] [Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Children spokesperson Carol BONNAR - cites need to educate children early about sexual abuse.] "Some" Secrets Can Be Told mentioned soon to be distributed ntnwide. to schools.
REPORTER: Nancy Fernandez

Chung, Connie;
Fernandez, Nancy

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