Child Abuse Prevention Month

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month : The idea of someone sexually abusing a child is terrifying. But as with any risk children face, we can prepare them to recognize an unsafe situation and know what to do. Shalon Nienow, MD, FAAP, describes key things you can teach your child to help keep them safe from a sexual predator. This article features a new AAP video created for April’s National Child Abuse Prevention Month.