Challen Cates an actress, mother, and adult survivor of child sexual abuse was recently interviewed about her current work on the hugely popular Nickelodean’s Big Time Rush about her role and her support of Darkness to Light.
Challen believes in the importance of bringing awareness to adults on how to prevent childhood sexual abuse and how to see the signs and keep your kids out of danger. As a child, Challen was sexually abused and wishes someone would have seen the signs or picked up on what was going on.
Challen also talks about how it took her a long time to even be able to talk about what happened to her and now realizes how important it is share her story to help others. You can read the full interview here.
Thank you Challen for being a courageous voice and an advocate for prevention.