Child Abuse Prevention Educational Opportunities

Darkness to Light’s Child Sexual Abuse Prevention Series Presented by Cleveland Rape Crisis Center

Cleveland Rape Crisis Center is pleased to present the following educational opportunities from Darkness to Light. These courses and discussions are designed to help parents, caregivers, and anyone who interacts with children understand, prevent, and respond to child sexual abuse.


Thank you for your interest! Registration for the following trainings is now closed. Please contact for more information or to request a program for your school or group.



Stewards of Children 

Learn to prevent, recognize, and react responsibly to child sexual abuse. CEUs available for social workers, nurses, dentists, dental hygienists, and counselors.


Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children (AKA: Child Sex Trafficking)

CSEC or Child Sex Trafficking is any sexual activity involving a child for which something of value is given or promised. Learn about the root causes and understand why preventing and responding to child sexual abuse is necessary to end child sexual exploitation.


Talking with Children about Safety from Sexual Abuse

Having age-appropriate, open conversations about personal safety, our bodies, sex, and boundaries is an important step in protecting children as it instills knowledge in children and teens that make them much less vulnerable.


Bystanders Protecting Children from Boundary Violations

Learn how to be an active bystander in child sexual abuse prevention and response. Discuss how to intervene and reinforce boundaries in real life examples of boundary violations and inappropriate behavior.



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