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.
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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.
On June 2-3, the National Commission to End Child Abuse and Neglect Related Fatalities held the first in a series of summits in San Antonio, Texas.
Did you know:
Out of 40,000 child victims served at a CAC in Texas each year: 33%
of these children are male.
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