Hiding Hinders Healing: What Helped Lift My Depression

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Dillan DiGiovanni thinks that depression sucks and he shares what helped him through it. —- I was sitting down to write a paper for grad school about How We Determine Our Worth and I saw the news about Robin Williams. He allegedly committed suicide after years of battling depression. I’ve long considered writing about my […]

What Do Circumcision And Strip Mining Have In Common?

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Forcefully removing that which we have no right to remove.

A Story You’ll Never Forget

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Bob Marrow’s grandmother saved a girl’s unwanted child, only to learn of its tragic death.

Men Opting In and Speaking Up

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Three male senators disclose their experiences of childhood sexual abuse.

Discovering Gay Pentecostals and Buying a Pink Bible

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Gay Pentecostal Christian? Can these descriptors all fit together? After years of searching, Samuel Autman found the answer to this question and tells his story.

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.

Have You Hugged Someone Today? Do it Now!

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Hugs are awesome, healing and powerful, and since we all have an endless supply, be generous and hug, hug, hug

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.

“Forgiveness is the Path to Healing, but is it Enough?”

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From One Dad Who Lost a Child to Another: A Message to Richard Martinez About Honor

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.

Exploring the Intersection of Humor and Healing

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Emmy-winning comedian Ed Crasnick merges humor and healing to nurture personal breakthroughs.

When Pain Crashes Your Party

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“Grieving does not work like a to-do list,” author Jonalyn Fincher explores the space we need to grieve and how we find our way there.

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.