This year’s Women of Courage, Big Impact on Little Lives Luncheon, was held on Saturday, March 7.
News & Events
Children’s Advocacy Centers of Texas held their annual Partners in Courage conference and Capitol Day this week, hosting centers throughout the state gathering in Austin Texas to learn more about eradicating child sexual abuse.
In a new video produced by Children’s Advocacy Centers of Texas (CACTX), therapists across the state share insight on how Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT) has played a vital role in helping families recover from child abuse.
Children’s Advocacy Centers offer healing for victims of child abuse by giving them the resources they need to recover and helping them in the process of rebuilding their lives.
To comply with new statutory requirements, Texas public school districts and open-enrollment charter schools are now required to train all currently employed and new employees on sexual abuse prevention and other maltreatment of children, and Texas reporting requirements, for the 2014-2015 school year.
Did you know:
Out of 40,000 child victims served at a CAC in Texas last year, 26%
were not old enough to attend kindergarten.
CACs in the News
April 15, 2015
Grayson Co. CAC getting sexual assault nurse examiner program
April 13, 2015
‘A silent issue’: Researchers say 1 in 3 teen boys attempt suicide after being sexually assaulted
March 25, 2015
Mother’s support is vital for sexually abused children
April 9, 2015
Busting Myths about Men and Sexual Abuse
April 14, 2015
We’re Talking About Child Sexual Abuse Prevention. Why Isn’t Everyone?