From a Child Sexual Abuse Survivor: Protect Children, Do Something

I have had the privilege of working with many adults who were sexually abused when they were children. In my work with them, I have witnessed many of the long-term effects of child sexual abuse. Today, I am fortunate to be able to offer this blog post from a male survivor of child sexual abuse. My hope, and his, is that you gain some insight into the effects and decide that you will take action if you’re ever confronted with this terrible experience.

From a Child Sexual Abuse Survivor: Protect Children, Do Something2015-12-11T09:53:17+00:00

Adults Molested as Children Can Heal

Child sexual abuse often has long-term consequences. Adults molested as children can feel “stuck” in their lives. They live their lives from a frame of reference that includes hopelessness. A lot of adults molested as children feel like they simply don’t belong and feel rejected by life itself. They talk about “existing” instead of “living"...

Adults Molested as Children Can Heal2015-12-01T14:35:49+00:00

Four Steps to Let Go of Past Hurts

You can let go of past hurts. It's not easy and it takes time, effort, and most importantly...change. Here are four steps to help you let go of past hurts, take responsibility for yourself, and build a brand new future.

Four Steps to Let Go of Past Hurts2020-05-21T20:40:25+00:00

Getting Past Resentment

We talk about getting past resentment but rarely take steps to do so. We even tell others we’ve gotten past the thing that happened while we secretly play it over and over in our mind. Here are three processes, not easy ones, to help you in your quest to get past resentment...

Getting Past Resentment2015-10-14T09:59:26+00:00

Help Domestic Violence Victims Instead of Blaming Them

Domestic violence often results in mental health problems for victims. Blaming and judging them makes these problems worse. Offer real help instead...

Help Domestic Violence Victims Instead of Blaming Them2015-09-28T10:58:17+00:00

Preventing and Responding to Child Sexual Abuse

Child sexual abuse is a serious problem. There are some things we can do to help prevent it. We also need to make we're responding in the right ways...

Preventing and Responding to Child Sexual Abuse2015-09-25T10:21:37+00:00