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The Lamaze Certified Childbirth Educator’s Role in Teaching Survivors of Childhood Sexual Abuse

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There is a strong likelihood that at least one participant in any Lamaze childbirth education class has had personal experience with childhood sexual abuse. Using the wisdom of Lamaze Certified Childbirth Educators and respected authors in the field of childhood sexual abuse, this column enlightens the childbirth educator in three ways: understanding the incidence of female and male childhood sexual abuse; understanding the effects of sexual, emotional, physical, and verbal abuse on the pregnant and parenting family; and facilitating classes that are sensitive to the needs of survivors of childhood sexual abuse as well to all expectant parents.
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Keywords: childbirth; childbirth education; childhood sexual abuse; parenting; pregnancy; survivors of childhood sexual abuse

Document Type: Research Article

Affiliations: Department of Family Medicine at the University of North Carolina School of Medicine in Chapel Hill, USA

Publication date: January 1, 2012

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