One blue string out of six on a guitar. What could the musician mean?
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.
1in6 Intern and Student Activist Savannah Badalich discusses why it’s important to support male survivors on campus.
On the progress we’ve made serving male survivors and debunking the myths of childhood sexual abuse.
It can be difficult to maintain safe boundaries while on the path of healing. Here are a few insights from Peter Pollard of 1in6.org.
At a seminar titled “When Someone You Love Was Abused,” Cecil Murphey discovers profound answers to brave questions.
To all the service providers and volunteers in the movement to end childhood sexual abuse and improve resources for the 19 million (and more) men dealing with it’s effects: keep teaching, keep talking, those closest to you are listening.
Cecil Murphey offers some powerful insights into how women cope with the ways in which the men they love cope.
Like so many men who experienced sexual abuse as boys, John was deeply confused by the experience. Here’s a metaphor for how he faced the sense of betrayal, boundary confusion and distrust.
Ghost thoughts on the campo trail tell us, “we can play” while awareness tunes in.
Radicalisation is a psychological process that exploits people looking for answers.
In the sea of noise that we’re surrounded by, what will you do to make your words count?
Why is there this assumption that all black parents spank their children and what does this say about how we view black parenting?
“I was luckier than my father as the great love of my life seemed to be indestructible. I played Scrabble.” By James Browning
Yahoo Sports is reporting the Vikings player tweeted about the whipping he gave a four year old.
It’s not as much about knowing to how be in a relationship as it is about knowing how to be with yourself.
Faced with a sudden, life-threatening condition, Steve Spring reevaluated his priorities and has some tips on reevaluating yours.
Hitting your partner is a choice, but it’s not the only one. Here are 5 other options.
“A father who becomes awakened to the issues of women because of the tiny life that he has helped to create has become, by any measure, a better person,” writes N.C. Harrison.
People who were raised with corporal punishment and say “But I came out just fine” are wrong, writes Aaron Gouviea. Those people did not turn out “just fine” because they still think that using weapons against a child and beating them bloody is acceptable behavior.
Aaron W. Voyles examines how the situations with the NFL impact the men he educates.
Movie, book, TV show, epic poem, comic book, Concept album, ad campaign, play, opera–doesn’t matter what kind of fiction it is….
Cameron Conaway isn’t a car guy, but when he attended Cadillac’s media drive for the 2015 ATS Coupe he felt the pull to become one.
Steven Lake Explores the Effects of Unemployment on Masculinity and Marriage. A Survival Story.
An unexpected note from a stranger convinced a family that baseball can be a magical game.
Brent Almond wonders why our society stigmatizes boys for showing affection to each other and worries that his young son is already feeling the pressure to conform.