Whether consciously or not, the abuser does this as a way of gaining a child’s trust and make it less likely that they will risk losing the ‘special relationship’ by talking to others about the sexual abuse.
One of the key results of grooming is that the victim is left carrying the shame of the events, often represented in a sense of complicity – that they let it happen.
This self blame once again makes the abuse difficult to talk about.
Pressing the upper part of the button (near GAME) will make Game Audio louder than Chat Audio. Make sure the Game Balance isn't turned all the way down; press the upper part of the left button (near GAME) to increase Game audio. First, make sure the Chat Balance is turned up on the adapter.
Pressing the lower part of the button (near CHAT) will make Chat Audio louder than Game Audio. I can hear people in chat but I can't hear the game. Trying to raise the game audio using the volume button will not have any effect if the Game Balance is turned all the way down. To do this, press the lower part of the left button (near CHAT) to increase the chat audio.
A booklet for parents and other non-offending caregivers of children who have been sexually abused on caring for themselves and the family.