Hope Wins! An Ancient Lesson About Overcoming Fear

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How can we learn to nurture hope over fear?

Men Opting In and Speaking Up

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Three male senators disclose their experiences of childhood sexual abuse.

Question: “ARE WE THERE YET?” Answer: “WE ARE ON OUR WAY.”

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On the progress we’ve made serving male survivors and debunking the myths of childhood sexual abuse.

Telling the Family

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A survivor recalls the experience of telling his family about his childhood abuse.

On Healing: Break Down Your Walls

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It still amazes Randy Ellison how much strength and peace can come from letting go.

Mending Fences: On Restoring Boundaries After Abuse

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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.

Why Do I Have to Talk About My Abuse?

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At a seminar titled “When Someone You Love Was Abused,” Cecil Murphey discovers profound answers to brave questions.

The Link Between Triggers and Healing

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Randy Ellison on the nature of triggers, and how awareness of them can help nurture a survivor’s healing process.

Do You Apply Your Awareness To Your Inner Circle?

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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.

On Women Married to Men Who Were Molested

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Cecil Murphey offers some powerful insights into how women cope with the ways in which the men they love cope.

Recovery on Yellow Brick Road, Part 2

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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.

You Don’t Need to Feel Ashamed

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Survivors of sexual abuse can’t simply flip the shame button to the off position. If only it were that easy…

Denim Day 2014 & The NO MORE Campaign — No Excuse & Never An Invitation

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Reflections on the social importance of #DenimDay.

From the Founder and Executive Director of 1in6: In Memory of our Dear, Dear Friend, Heidi

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As if we did not have enough reason to commit ourselves to the critical work of 1in6, we can now add this: we are dedicating 2014 to the memory of our dear, dear friend, Heidi Sommer.

Recovery: The Never Ending Story

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Randy Ellison points out that “healing is not a destination, but a journey.”

It Happened Only Once

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There doesn’t have to be a second or tenth time. The damage occurred and our innocence was shattered.