To be diagnosed, the person must be at least 16 years old and at least five years older than the child they are attracted to. I would limit my questions to things such as if there is anyone she doesn't like seeing or anything she would prefer not to do with others without saying anything about what sort of things she may not like and see what she says. They may be developing a mental disorder known as pedophilia. In some cases these messages can be considered harassment or bullying and can bring very serious consequences. His adult hand edging up my six-year-old thigh made it seem natural to me when much older men showed interest or pursued me as a teenager. These kids typically don't tell, because they feel guilty for what is happening.
There is also the chance she will give you the answer she thinks you want if you speak with her with leading questions, which could lead to the wrong person being accused or misunderstanding of the actual situation.
I was six when a man first touched me. I didn't speak up until I was an adult
Sometimes people show signs that something's wrong even if they don't talk about it. Research tells us that all teenagers are immature and impulsive to some degree. It's standing up for what's right. In this case this would include immediate parental gaurdian, and certain people who work with children such as pediatrician, teacher, psychologist, social worker, and of course foster parents. That does make sense then. Topics Rape and sexual assault Rebecca Carroll column. Also, messages or images you intend to be private can get into the wrong hands and be used to embarrass, intimidate, or humiliate.