Conjuring Hope in a Storm

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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

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The Business of Preventing Violence

The Emotional Pain Body, Part 2

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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?

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

The Emotional Pain Body, Part 1

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Negative Experiences that Keep Re-Playing

Colleges Are Addressing Childhood Sexual Abuse

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1in6 on the Joyful Heart Foundation Blog

Resolve to Support Wellbeing in 2015!

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These simple actions will enrich lives

Present for the Holidays

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Overcoming triggers and relearning the healing power of giving.

Do-Overs

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A second chance can be an amazing gift.

Decriminalizing Trauma

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

We Are All on the Same Team

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

Finding Inspiration: Stalking the Bogeyman

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A powerful play with a message of hope and healing.

What’s the Difference?

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What do we mean by “unwanted sexual experience”?

Progress in Pittsburgh

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Lessons from the 2014 National Sexual Assault Conference

Gratitude

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A note of gratitude to the supporters of 1in6

Let’s Go Swimming!

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Experiencing childhood sexual abuse can have an effect on future relationships, and one or both partners may feel like they are drowning. But that doesn’t have to be the case.