Child sexual abuse: safety and risk assessments

See, Understand and Respond to Child Sexual Abuse

Dale Tolliday is a highly respected advisor in the field of child sexual abuse, with more than 20 years of experience in the field. A consultant, researcher and trainer he is currently Clinical Advisor to New Street Adolescent Service Program, NSW Health. In this video Dale covers essential elements of safety planning including practical guidance to help practitioners understand grooming tactics used by offenders, developing effective safety plans that address the details of daily life and involve extended family and community in helping keep children and young people safe from sexual abuse. Dale also discusses risk assessment frameworks and highlights important points for practitioners when assessing the risk posed by a suspected offender