Courage to Tell (Paperback)
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Have you talked to your children about predators? One in four girls and one in six boys are sexually abused before the age of eighteen and never disclose their abuse. One in 4 girls will be raped in college What is your plan to protect your children? I was a victim of sexual abuse from the ages of six to eleven. I never told anyone. I do not want children to ever go through what I did. I talked to my three children from the age of three about anyone touching them inappropriately. My book will help parents to have a conversation with their children, and to Tell, Tell, Tell if anyone inappropriately touches them. Use this storybook to have that discussion with your children, and teach them. Knowledge is Power for our children.
About the Author
Donna Livingston was born and raised in Philadelphia, PA maiden name Dell' Aquila. Attended Catholic Schools grade school through high school. Married David Livingston in 1969, mother of three, David, Desiree, Dan. Grandmother of eight, Lindsay, Jackie, Colin, Hannah, Gianna, Danny, Victoria, and David. Worked in cosmetic business for 30 years as make-up artist, sales rep, counter manager, and account executive for various companies. Currently retired, living at the New Jersey Shore, volunteering in church activities helping the poor, homeless and elderly. Hobbies include great walks on the beach and cooking since the age of 10, especially for friends and family.