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CCRC in the News

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Articles

(organized by topic)

Bullying

When the Bully is a Sibling
The New York Times - Well Blog: June 17, 2013

Bullying Among Siblings — Not as Harmless as We Think
ABC News: June 17, 2013

Bullying by siblings just as damaging, research finds
USA Today: June 17,2013

Parents: Don't ignore sibling bullying, study warns
NBC News: June 17,2013

Anti-bully efforts could help avoid trauma later in life
EnterpriseNews.com: February 19, 2012

Text-Message Bullying Becoming More Common
The New York Times: November 21, 2011

"Children Encountering Less Bullying, Study Finds"
LA Times: March 4, 2010

"Cherry Creek teen may face bully in court"
The Denver Post: February 19, 2008

"Study: Bullies and Bullied More Likely Hit by Crime"
USA Today: October 17, 2007

"Bullying Awaits 30% of Students"
Foster's Online: August 26, 2006

Child Advocacy Centers

"Child advocacy centers get boost with new board"
Foster's Online: March 10, 2008

"Daniel Monfried: You can help ease the nightmare of child sexual abuse"
Union Leader: March 10, 2008

Child Neglect

"Bullying Awaits 30% of Students"
Foster's Online: August 26, 2006

Exposure to Domestic Violence

"1 in 4 children exposed to domestic violence, new study shows"
Timesfreepress.com: November 1, 2011

"Advances Seen in Court-Social Agency Collaborations in Grafton County"
NH Bar Association: November 4, 2005

General Child Victimization

"Dangers Lurk Closer to Home"
New York Times: November 14, 2008

"UNH Center Working to Help Child Victims"
Portsmouth Herald: March 15, 2004

Homicide

"Experts say behavior shocking but not unique"
Nashua Telegraph: January 6, 2010

"Public Skeptical That Woman Killed, Raped Girl"
New York Times: April 18,2009

Internet

"Sext and Sensibility"
Huffingtonpost.com: July 11, 2012

"Fewer kids are exposed to unwanted sexual content online"
Orlando Sentenil: December 15, 2011

"Cyber Wars: Beware of Bullies Online"
CrossWalk.com: December 1, 2011

"The Ninny State"
New York Times: June 27, 2011

"Study: Third of juvenile sex offenders target other kids"
USA Today: January 4, 2009

"Guardians of Their Smiles"
New York Times: October 25, 2009

"For teens, a friend online is usually a friend offline, too"
USA Today: April 2, 2009

"Study: Arrests of online sexual predators rise; better enforcement credited"
The Chicago Tribune: March 30, 2009

"A Global Problem-The Web and Child Abuse"
The Irish Times: February 7, 2009

"UNH Report: Technology alone can't protect minors from online sex predators"
Foster's Online: January 26, 2009

"Generation XXX: as Australia ponders tough online censorship laws, research on internet pornography and teen sexuality suggests the kids might be all right"
Toledo Star: January 17, 2009

"Harvard Study: For teens Myspace might be safer than you think"

St. Louis Post-Dispatch: January 15, 2009

"Cyberbullying Grows Bigger and Meaner with Photos, Video"
USA Today: July 15, 2008

"ISP's Take Major Step in Curbing Child Porn"

Christian Science Monitor: June 11, 2008

"Study rejects Internet sex predator stereotype"
MSNBC: February 19, 2008

"Cyberbullies on rise, but estimates differ"
Arkansas Democrat Gazette: December 5, 2007

"R U a bully?"
ToledoBlade.com: December 1, 2007

"Cyberbullying Is Becoming More of a Problem for Kids"
DigTriad.com: November 28, 2007

"Cyberbullying is health problem for children..."
Associated Press: November 28, 2007

"The Net is a circuit of safety concerns"

USA Today: November 8, 2007

"Study: 4% of Kids Online Solicited for Sexual Photos"
USA Today: July 20, 2007

"UNH Professor Talks to Congress About Online Predators, Sex Crimes"
Foster's Online: July 25, 2007

"Dangers Overblown For Teens Using Social Media"
PBS.com: June 4, 2007

"Bullying Awaits 30% of Students"
Foster's Online: August 26, 2006

"Teen Survey Shows Decrease in Online Sexual Solicitation"
Desert Morning News: August 10, 2006

Kidnapping

"Elizabeth Smart Testifies about '02 Abduction"
USAToday: October 2, 2009

"The White Coat Tori Stafford Mystery"
The Toronto Star: April 14, 2009

Missing

FBI: Search for Mo. baby leads to Kan. landfill
OrovillMR.com: October 7, 2011

"Woman still seeks sister's face in the crowd"
CNN: February 1, 2010

"Clues Sought After Body of Florida Girl, 7, Is Found"
The New York Times: October 23, 2009

Other

"More Runaways Citing Economy; Report: Family Issues Still Top Reason to Flee"
USA Today: May 12, 2010

"Dealing with the Baby Blues"
Myfoxboston.com: May 5, 2008

"Having a Baby Isn't Blissful for All New Mothers"

UNH: April 23, 2008

Physical Abuse

"Beating video sparks talks on discipline of children"
USA Today: November 4, 2011

"Judge Says Daughter's Beating was 'Discipline"
ABC News: November 3, 2011

Outrage over video of judge beating daughter
My SA: November 3, 2011

"Many men victims of abuse as well"
BattleCreekEnquirer: October 30, 2011

"More Than 1 in 4 U.S. Kids Witness Violence Between Parents: Study"
Health: October 21, 2011

"Study Show Dramatic Fall in Child Abuse"
St. Petersburg Times: February 2, 2010

"Abuse Report: 10,440 Children Died 2001-07"
USAToday: October 21, 2009

"Woman's Boyfriend Also Accused of Abusing Spring Hill Teen"
St.Petersburg Times: February 13, 2009

"Day Care Worker Charged with Murder"
ABC News: January 21, 2009

"Boyfriends of moms may put tots at risk"
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: November 23, 2007

"Bullying Awaits 30% of Students"

Foster's Online: August 26, 2006

"Survey Finds Male Abuse Approval"
BBC News: June 18, 2006

"Speaking Volumes on Child Abuse"
Boston Globe: February 23, 2006

Sexual Assault

Abuse cases spark action
AJC: December 18, 2011

Coaching Gives Abusers Opportunity and Trust
The New York Times: December 10, 2011

AAU Creates Task Forces to Review Sex-Abuse Prevention
Bloomberg Bussiness Week: December 14, 2011

"Three Critical Lessons from the Penn State and Syracuse Sex Abuse Scandals"
Psychology Today: December 1, 2011

"Syracuse Scandal: Boeheim In Hot Seat"
Athletic Business: November 29, 2011

"10 Facts About Child Sexual Abuse - Statistics on Child Sexual Abuse"
About.com: November 29, 2011

Jim Boeheim under fire amid fallout from scandal
USA Today: November 28, 2011

"Stemming the tide of child sexual abuse"
Cincinnati.com: November 28, 2011

Syracuse and Penn State Cases Focus Attention on Child Sex Abuse
MPBN: November 28, 2011

Children and abuse
The Salt Lake Tribune: November 24, 2011

"A matter of trust: How to reduce the risk of child sexual abuse"
ReadingEagle.com: November 20, 2011

"Heroux: Protecting kids from pedophiles"
The MetroWest Daily News: November 18, 2011

"Lessons for Penn State: Cover-Ups Cost Money, Student Lives"
ABC News: November 18, 2011

"Six Misconceptions About Pedophiles"
Discovery News: November 18, 2011

"WPSU to Air Call-In Program About Child Sexual Abuse"
Grantdaily.com: November 17, 2011

"Despite scandal, US makes headway vs. sex abuse"
Boston.com: November 16, 2011

"In Sandusky’s Birthplace, the Man They Knew"
The New York Times: November 15, 2011

"No one, it seems, knows Jerry Sandusky"
ESPN: November 11, 2011

Teaching your children about sexual abuse
WNDU: November 11, 2011

Penn State Scandal: Can We Trust Coaches with Our Kids?
Time: November 10, 2011

"PSU scandal stirs debate over abuse reporting laws"
Centredaily.com: November 10, 2011

"Sex Crimes Against Boys Often Go Unreported Because of Queasiness Among Males"
ABC News: November 10, 2011

Penn State sex abuse scandal chips at Joe Paterno legacy
USA Today: November 8, 2011

"History of Abuse. With Sexual Predators Prowling the Sidelines, Parents Can't Trust Anyone"
Daily News: April 10, 2011

"Warrant Details Sexual Abuses"
St. Petersburg Times: December 18, 2010

"Scouts Sit on Abuser Records"
Dallas News: September 12, 2010

"Child-on-Child Sexual Abuse is Shocking, But Not Rare"

St. Petersburg Times: August 20, 2010

"Study: Many Sex Offenders are Kids Themselves"
USA Today: January 5, 2010

"What Compels Female Molesters Remains Largely a Mystery"
USA Today: April 20, 2009

"Town Pushes Sex Offender Limit"
Boston Globe: June 15, 2008

"Child Sex Abuse said to be on the decline: UNH Researchers Release Latest Figures"

Foster's: April 18, 2008

"Not All Parishes Are 'Talking About Touching': One in five shuns program aimed at preventing abuse"
Boston Globe: April 10, 2008

"School Sex Scandals"
Newsweek: March 29, 2008

"Between Teacher and Student: The Suspicions..."
New York Times: June 20, 2007

"To Catch a Predator, Call a Cop"
Tampa Bay Online: March 6, 2007

''After Killing, Experts Say Use Caution With Children's Statements"
Boston.com: September 12, 2006

"Sex Offenses: Evidence is in; Jury still out
Perceptions, Not Facts, Often Shape Society's Response"

Valley News: 2006

Sexting

"Good news on the sexting front"
Fosters Daily Democrat: December 20, 2011

Child 'Sexting' Not as Common as Experts Thought
Fox News Channel: December 5, 2011

Is sexting a media overkill?
Examiner.com: December 5, 2011

Kids sexting less common than thought, study says
The Washington Post: December 5, 2011:

Sending of Sexual Images by Minors Isn’t as Prevalent as Expected, Study Finds
The New York Times: December 5, 2011

Sexting far less prevalent than previously reported
CNet News: December 5, 2011

Sexting not prevalent among kids, study shows
CBS News: December 5, 2011

'Sexting' Not Very Widespread Among Kids, Teens
MedPage Today: December 5, 2011

Sexting numbers among teens lower than thought
USA Today: December 5, 2011

Survey: Chances are, your teen isn't sexting
MSNBC: December 5, 2011

Study: ‘Sexting’ among youths appears on the decline
Boston Herald: December 5, 2011

Study: Few teens are sexting
News 14: December 5, 2011

Study finds 10% of tweens, teens have 'sexted'
Health.com: December 5, 2011

Teen 'sexting': less common than parents may fear
Los Angeles Times: December 5, 2011

Teen Sexting Not the Norm, Says Study
ABC News: December 5, 2011

Teen sexting of photos may be less common than thought, depending on definition, research says
The Washington Post: December 5, 2011

The Truth About Teen 'Sexting'
Yahoo.com: December 5, 2011

UNH study finds ‘sexting’ not so prevalent
NH Union Leader: December 5, 2011

UNH study: Sexting by minors not as widespread as media portrays
Fosters Daily Democrat: December 5, 2011

Why Kids Sexting May Not Be as Big a Problem as We Thought
Time: December 5, 2011

Trends

"National Child Abuse Rates Drop: Figures Dip to Lowest Rate since 1990, but Child-Abuse Fatalities Continue to Rise"
CBS News: April 1, 2010