Dr Joe Tucci

Healing Child Abuse

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Dr Joe Tucci leaves a message for children who are being abused right now and don’t know what to do. He shares the shocking statistic that 50% or more of adults in Australia are ignoring or turning away from children who disclose abuse because they don’t want to accept what is going on. David poses the question – what is the solution to overcoming neglect and abuse for children?

David Roy Green of WHEN interviews Dr Joe Tucci CEO of The Australian Childhood Foundation in Melbourne, Australia.

The Australian Childhood Foundation provides preventative and therapeutic programmes for abuse related trauma.

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Dr Tucci is a Psychologist who has worked in the field of child abuse intervention and education for over 20 years and has extensive experience in the provision of consultancy, clinical supervision, program development and evaluation. He is a strong advocate for the rights and needs of all children, particularly children who have suffered the trauma of abuse and neglect.

Chris Hemsworth and his brother Liam Hemsworth are ambassadors for the ACF.
‘Unfortunately there’s more reports of abuse in Australia than ever before, there’s 750 per day last year, which was roughly one every two minutes,’ Hemsworth said. ‘So we want to put a spotlight on the issue, and make child protection the number one focus for all Australians and the welfare of children our main priority.

Australian Childhood Foundation website

 

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DOP – The Zone UK
Editor – Rich Atkinson