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.

The Power of Retaking our Stories


Healing through Truth-telling

I’m Angry A Lot


Focusing on anger to find peace

The Best Solutions Include Connection


Between Individuals, Organizations and Communities

Conjuring Hope in a Storm


Living in New England in mid-winter, it’s necessary to learn to conjure up a sense of hope, even with the snow piling up outside the window.

Finding the Right Lens


The Business of Preventing Violence

The Emotional Pain Body, Part 2


In a previous article, I talked about the emotional pain body. Now let’s talk about how to deal with the painbody in our lives. But first…

Were You Watching the Super Bowl?


This year, over 110 million men and women tuned in to watch Super Bowl XLIX.

The Emotional Pain Body, Part 1


Negative Experiences that Keep Re-Playing

Numb and Numb-er

numb and number

It’s possible to break free from the “Don’t Cry” mantra

Duck Hunters Tread on Thin Ice, Resulting in Hilarious Footage

duck hunter

For two Oklahoma duck hunters, a scouting expedition on a cold day in January fused camaraderie and comedy.

Colleges Are Addressing Childhood Sexual Abuse


1in6 on the Joyful Heart Foundation Blog

Resolve to Support Wellbeing in 2015!

resolve to support wellbeing

These simple actions will enrich lives

Present for the Holidays


Overcoming triggers and relearning the healing power of giving.



A second chance can be an amazing gift.

Decriminalizing Trauma

Peter Pollard

Some new alternatives to “Fight, Flight or Freeze.”

We Are All on the Same Team


We have to look passed labels, appearances and perceived identities.