Elephant in the Room

  • Start Date: April 8, 2017, 2:45 p.m.
  • End Date: April 8, 2017, 5:30 p.m.
  • Venue: Kunzum Cafe, New Delhi
₹ 3,000₹ 1,500


This workshop is not just for parents. It is for every adult who feels deeply about child sexual abuse and might want to reach a place of empathy and preparedness about it. Our purpose is to offer a comprehensive understanding of the subject without inciting feelings of fear, anxiety or shame in participants.

Objectives of the workshop

• Accepting and understanding the magnitude of child sexual abuse
• Understanding the physical, emotional and psychological effects of child sexual abuse
• Breaking prevalent myths and taboos about child sexual abuse
• Learning easily applicable methods of teaching children about abuse prevention and body safety without making them fearful
• Learning how to handle abuse situations effectively without guilt or shame
• Learning how to create a fearless and confident attitude towards child sexual abuse

Contents of the workshop

• Discussing the magnitude of child sexual abuse through facts, figures and personal stories
• Breaking common myths about child sexual abuse
• Physical, emotional and psychological effects of abuse
• Defining child sexual abuse and all its variants
• Symptoms of child sexual abuse in young children and infants
• Recognising typical abusers and their methods of gaining trust
• Methods of discussing abuse awareness and body safety with children
• Understanding the significance of gender stereotypes in media with regard to abuse and consent awareness
• Correct responses in the event of abuse
• Resources and helplines for awareness, help and counselling
• Understanding why children do not talk about abuse
• Interactive Q and A session

Date: April 08, 2017
Day: Saturday
Time: 2:45pm-5:30pm
Venue: Kunzum Cafe, New Delhi
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