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Sexual Assault

If you are preparing to conduct a session for community members and would like background reading to better prepare yourself for the event, the following materials may be of assistance.

For more information on sexual assault of children and adults, consult the following resources:

Center for Sex Offender Management (2000, August). Myths and Facts about Sex Offenders. Silver Spring, MD.

Center for Sex Offender Management (2002, March). An Overview of Sex Offender Management. Silver Spring, MD.

Hindman, J. (1989). Just Before Dawn. Ontario, OR: Alexandria Associates.

Kilpatrick, Edmunds, and Seymour (1992). Rape In America: A Report To The Nation. Arlington, VA: National Victim Center and Crime Victims Research and Treatment Center. To order by phone, call (703) 276-2880.

Senate Committee on the Judiciary (1993). The Response to Rape: Detours on the Road to Equal Justice (S. Prt. 103-52). Washington, DC: 103rd U. S. Congress.