Bass, Ellen
Beginning to Heal (Revised Edition): A First Book for Men and Women Who Were Sexually Abused as Children.
William Morrow & Company, 2003.

Bass, Ellen
The Courage to Heal: a Guide for Women Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse.
William Morrow & Company, 2008.

Dolan, Roberta
Say it Out Loud: Revealing and Healing Scars of Sexual Abuse.
She Writes Press, 2014.

Engel, Beverly
It Wasn’t Your Fault: Freeing Yourself from the Shame of Childhood Abuse with the Power of Self-Compassion.
New Harbinger Publications, 2015.

Feuereisen, Patti
Invisible Girls: The Truth About Sexual Abuse.
Seal Press, 2009.

Margaret M. Holmes
A Terrible Thing Happened:
A Story for Children Who Have Witnessed Violence or Trauma

Gordon, Sherri Mabry
Are You Being Abused?
Enslow Publishing, 2015.

Jantz, Gregory
Healing the Scars of Childhood Abuse: Moving Beyond the Past into a Healthy Future.
Fleming H. Ravel Company, 2017.

Spelman, Cornelia Maude 
Your Body Belongs to You.
Albert Whitman and Company, 1997.

King, Kimberly
I Said No! A Kid-to-kid Guide to Keeping Private Parts Private
Boulden Publishing, 2016.

Lehman, Carolyn
Strong at the Heart: How it Feels to Heal from Sexual Abuse.
Sky Pilot Books, 2014.

Lohmann, Raychelle Cassada
Sexual Trauma Workbook for Teen Girls: a Guide to Recovery from Sexual Assault and Abuse.
Instant Help Publications, 2016.

International Center for Assault Prevention
My Body Belongs to Me from My Head to My Toes.
Sky Pony Press, 2014.

Podgurski, Mary Jo 
Inside Out Training Manual for Parents and Educators: Your Body Is Amazing Inside and Out and Belongs Only to You
Createspace Independent Pub, 2012.

Stevens, Michelle
Scared Selfless: My Journey from Abuse and Madness to Surviving and Thriving.
G.P. Putnam’s Sons, 2018.

Rosenzweig, Janet
The Parent’s Guide to Talking about Sex: A Complete Guide to Raising (Sexually) Safe, Smart, and Healthy Children
Skyhorse Publishing Company, 2015.

Sanders, Jayneen
No Means No! Teaching Personal Boundaries, Consent: Empowering Children by Respecting Their Choices and Right to Say “No”.
Educate2empower Publishing, 2017.

Ghafoerkhan, Olivia
Sexual Assault: The Ultimate Teen Guide.  
Rowan & Littlefield, 2017.

Joost Elffers
How Are You Peeling?

Wells, Rosemary
Kindergators: Hands Off, Harry!

Mercer Mayer
All By Myself

The New Baby

Stinston, Kathy
The Bare Naked Book!

Jennifer Moore-Mallinos
Do You Have a Secret?

Elizabeth Jeglic PhD / Cynthia Calkins PhD
Protecting Your Child from Sexual Abuse: What You Need to Know to Keep Your Kids Safe

Marcie Aboff
Uncle Willy’s Tickles: A Child’s Right to Say No

Paula Chase
So Done

Kate Messner

Barbara Dee
Maybe He Just Likes You

Sonja K. Solter
When You Know What I Know

Yang, Evelyn
A Kid’s Book About Sexual Abuse


SiblingsToo Podcast: What Parents Need to Know (about sibling sexual abuse)
This 15 minute episode provides basic facts, understanding, and guide for parents dealing with sibling sexual abuse.

Sex, Human Rights, and CSA Prevention Podcast: Preventing Child Sexual Abuse Through Education
In this 23 minute episode, survivor Jenna Quinn discusses the law named after her and importance of education, emphasizing that stranger-danger is only about 10% of abuse cases.


#netsmart: A handbook for grown-ups on how to protect children from sexual abuse on the internet

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Tip Sheet: Age Appropriate Sexual Behavior developed by Stop It Now

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Preventing and Addressing Child Sexual Abuse in Youth Serving Organizations: A Desk Guide for Organizational Leaders from the Moore Center for the Prevention of Child Sexual Abuse (2020). While designed for youth-serving professionals, this is a wonderful resource for parents to know what questions to ask of organizations their children are involved with.

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