South Eastern Centre Against Sexual Assault & Family Violence

Breaking the last taboo: sexual abuse by female perpetrators

For Female Survivors, Male Survivors, Workers

Tags: Child Sexual Abuse, Rape, Statistics & Research

This article is written for women and assumes a male offender, however SECASA acknowledges that both men and women can be survivors of sexual abuse and that offenders can be male and female.

By Renee Koonin

This article appeared in the Australian Social Work journal, Volume 30, No 2. May 1995. This work is copyright material and is reproduced with the kind permission of the Author and the Publisher. No part of it may be reproduced in any way without the written permission of the Author and Publisher.

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