Thank You IndyStar for this incredible reporting. This happens in EVERY sport that deals with children, including dance. It is no secret. Because of this, we at YPAD do not want what has happened in gymnastics to happen in dance. YPAD Talks about Sex Abuse, keeps track of anyone arrested in the dance industry. Has created an industry first certification for Dance Studio Owners to be aware of the signs of sex abuse and empower all staff to be mandated reporters. Because if we don’t talk about it. Children suffer.
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Source: A 20-year toll: 368 gymnasts allege sexual exploitation