Test Your Perceptions Of Childhood Sexual Abuse

11 Questions

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Please participate in the following survey which covers the perceptions of childhood sexual abuse.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is one of the most influential factors connected to a victim’s outcome (e.g. psychological and emotional wellbeing) when they have been sexually abused as a child?
    • A. 

      The age of onset of the abuse

    • B. 

      How people react towards the child disclosing their abuse

    • C. 

      The victims gender

    • D. 

      The duration of the abuse

  • 2. 
    What percentage of boys experience some form of sexual abuse during their childhood?
    • A. 

      1%

    • B. 

      5%

    • C. 

      15%

    • D. 

      35%

  • 3. 
    The perpetrators of child sexual abuse are typically strangers of the family?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Victims of childhood sexual abuse only face negative social, emotional, and psychological consequences?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Due to DYFS reporting Child Sexual Abuse is no longer a growing social issue.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    It is easy to prove in the court system that a victim has been sexually abused?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    One of the highest risk factors for a non-offending parent (the parent who is not sexually abusing the child) that is connected to having his/her own child become a victim of sexual abuse is the non-offending parent’s history of:
    • A. 

      Substance abuse

    • B. 

      Depression/Anxiety

    • C. 

      Childhood Sexual Abuse

    • D. 

      Divorce

  • 8. 
    Some of the negative consequences that victims of Childhood Sexual abuse face are:
    • A. 

      Internalizing Disorders (e.g. depression, anxiety)

    • B. 

      Externalizing Disorders (e.g. acting out, aggression)

    • C. 

      Self-Harming, Substance Abuse, Eating Disorders, and Suicidal Behaviors

    • D. 

      Low Self esteem / Guilt, Dissociation

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 9. 
    Perpetrators of Child Sexual Abuse often:
    • A. 

      Witnessed abuse in their childhood

    • B. 

      Endured abuse as a child

    • C. 

      Did not have their own needs met in childhood (e.g. love & attention/financially)

    • D. 

      Are from a lower-socioeconomic status

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 10. 
    Child Sexual Abuse only usually happens to lower-socioeconomic status families?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Were you surprised by any of the information you learned throughout this survey?