Decriminalizing Trauma

Peter Pollard

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

We Are All on the Same Team

1in6

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

Ending Bullying: Being an UPstander, No Matter Who You Are

blog3

Jamie Utt wonders how many people stay silent in the face of bullying, and helps us teach kids to be UPstanders, not bystanders.

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

Broken Heart

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

“Is Circumcision Necessary and If So Why?”

circumcision

Why I Chose Not To Circumcise My Son

Women Seek Help, Men Die: New Findings on Depression and Suicide Will Save Millions of Lives

6591645993_7af4a4a225_z

Although depression is reportedly twice as likely to occur in women, men are more than twice as likely to commit suicide. Jed Diamond’s research into these lopsided figures show how diagnoses of depression are charged with cultural norms of gender.

Two Days in the Storm

storm_flickr_hannaford

Penn State brings together a community of experts and survivors to talk about prevention and recovery from sexual abuse.

Giving Thanks for Our Successes

boys-dad_flickr_princedd

While the road ahead can be daunting, on this Thanksgiving, let’s be thankful for how far we’ve come.

“We focus on the abuser and victim, but it’s other adults around the situation who must step in.”

parent-child_flickr_ha-wee

This is a comment by on the post “But Why Didn’t You Say Something?”.