About the Coalition

About the Coalition To Prevent Child Sexual Abuse

  • Our mission is to end child sexual abuse through preventative education that provides parents and guardians with knowledge and tools to empower and protect their children from victimization.
  • The coalition develops and provides age appropriate books, games and tools for parents and guardians to help educate and empower their children to protect themselves from being sexually abused.
  • We offer trainings to parents, schools and organizations to make them feel confident in their approach to stopping sexual abuse.

Founding Board Members:

  • CEO- Alisha Hawthorne Martinez, LCSW; Executive Director Second Chance Counseling in Farmington
  • Dr. Susan Miller- Psy.D UNM Department of Pediatrics and Executive Director of UNM Child Abuse Prevention Partnership.
  • Sheryl Saavedra, JD Family Law Attorney.
  • Chairman-Tony Pino, Former Director of Coronado Children’s Center.

Contact Tony Pino at tgpino@comcast.net or Alisha Hawthorne-Martinez at 2ndchancecounselingservices@gmail.com


The Coalition to Prevent Child Sexual Abuse “CPCSA” is an Albuquerque, NM based 501-c3 nonprofit status through fiscal sponsorship agency, Capacity Builders Inc.