Risk Of Offensive/Incorrect Content: Understanding Online Child Sexual Abuse and How to Talk to Children About it

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The new digital technology provides children with endless opportunities to explore and communicate. Still, it is important to prepare them for potential risks that they might encounter online, just as we prepare them for potential risks in the offline environment. In this article, you will learn how to create a safer online environment by talking to children about the internet and online sexual abuse. On a cold winter morning in March 2013, a 13-year-old girl committed suicide by jumping in front of a train in a quiet small town of Sweden. When the police investigation revealed why this young...