About 1in6

The mission of 1in6 is to help men who have had unwanted or abusive sexual experiences in childhood live healthier, happier lives. 1in6′s mission also includes serving family members, friends, and partners by providing information and support resources on the web and in the community.

Is It Worth the Fight?

Life can sometimes seem like a long road we no longer feel like walking. Randy Boyd tells us why to keep going.

We’re All in This Together: Challenging Masculine Norms Against Vulnerability

What can standing together can accomplish? More than you can image.

Shame: It’s A Dead-End Street

Finding the right tool to motivate change.

How to Be Kind to Yourself

Sometimes the person you need to forgive the most is yourself.

The Ill-Fitting Pieces Of Our Lives – 6 Lessons We Can Learn From “The Puzzlers”

“If we only knew how uniquely beautiful the finished puzzles of our lives will look, maybe we’d worry less about the pieces that, in the moment, don’t seem to fit.”

Approval Seeking: Fulfilling the Need Without Desperation

We all seek the approval of others. However, learning to not need it is essential to being happy.

We Are Survivors

Cecil Murphy on facing the unfaceable and becoming a survivor.

Logging On to Healing: a New Resource for Men Who Have Experienced Childhood Sexual Abuse

The 1in6 Online Peer Support Group is open, free and has become a vital bridge between male sexual abuse victims and professionals who want to help to finally heal them.

Courage and Accountability

The Ongoing Challenge to the Men who Lead the Catholic Church.

Speaking Truth to Shame

Men Choosing to Suffer in Silence No Longer

The Mechanics of Inner Healing: It’s Individual

The secret to inner healing is as unique as you might expect. It all depends on you.

Serving Men Who Experienced Sexual Abuse

New Understandings About Men’s Role

The Cancer No One Talks About

Central to healing boyhood sexual abuse, is the curative power of love and validation.

We Were There

Understanding the path to Vulnerability

Making Things Whole for Cambodian Men: Combining All The Steps in Healing

Rick Goodwin attempts to heal men’s soul wounds: the bleeding of their hearts, the psychic suffering. He works to lay to rest ghosts that do not sleep, ghosts originating from unfathomable sources of pain.

Those Flashbacks: Another Step Toward Healing

When our healing has taken place, we no longer need those painful reminders. This author shows us how.