This topic cannot be overdone.
We have to make sure our children are safe and that starts with talking with them about their personal space and how to protect themselves.
Many people think that sexual abuse has to involve penetration but it does not. Please don’t discredit your feelings by saying” He/she tried to but..” The fact that the abuser tried at all is terrifying and leaves so many scars. Your pain and suffering is valid.
There is so much hard work that goes into healing after your personal space is violated. If and when you’re ready, talk to someone.