Sexual exploration between children is child-child abuse if they are more than 3 years apart in age or when force, trickery or coercion are used. Be careful of what you are exposing your young children too.
Domestic violence is an uncomfortable subject to discuss under any circumstances, but it is a reality of modern life, and making kids aware of how to behave and respond is the first step toward addressing this problem.
Bullying has reached epidemic proportions in this country, and technology has raised the stakes. October is National Bullying Prevention Month and a reminder that we still have a ways to go in addressing this problem while working toward eliminating it from our lives.