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July/August 2006Vol. 7, No. 6Helping Children Recover From Sexual Abuse

Children who are recovering from the trauma of sexual abuse require special understanding and support. The May 2006 issue of Fostering Perspectives features several articles that provide information and resources for foster parents who care for sexually abused children. Specific topics include understanding the child's emotions, dealing with the child's birth parents, and addressing difficult behaviors. Statistics and links to additional resources are also provided.

Fostering Perspectives is published by the North Carolina Division of Social Services and the Family and Children's Resource Program. This issue is available online: