From: Penn State NewsWire [mailto:L-NEWS-WIRE@lists.psu.edu] On Behalf Of Penn State Newswire
Sent: Wednesday, November 16, 2011 4:05 PM
Subject: Penn State Daily Newswire (11.16.2011)
WPSU to air call-in program about child sexual abuse
The National Center for the Victims of Crime estimates one in four girls and one in six boys will be sexually abused before their 18th birthday. Recent events at Penn State have sparked national attention around this issue, which is typically shrouded in silence and often unreported. How can society recognize child sexual abuse? What can people do to prevent it? And what resources are available to victims and their families?
Penn State Public Broadcasting and host Patty Satalia will explore this issue with a panel of experts in a special, one-hour, interactive program called "Confronting Child Sexual Abuse." The live call-in program will air at 9 p.m.
on Thursday, Nov. 17, on WPSU-TV and WPSU-FM. It will be simulcast on the Pennsylvania Cable Network (PCN) and at http://wpsu.org/live
Read the full story on Live: http://live.psu.edu/story/56374#nw1