TITLE

Boy made to perform sex online

PUB. DATE
April 2010
SOURCE
Community Care;4/29/2010, Issue 1816, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the case of a young boy who was suffered online sexual exploitation through online networking site handled by Pauline Hyde, senior child protection adviser in London, England. The case involves a 14-year old boy who was prolific Internet user but was showed sudden change after being exploited of a gay chatmate in a social networking sites. In this regard, Hyde is contacted and managed to give therapy to address the long-term emotional effect to the boy.
ACCESSION #
51020566

 

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