The UN’s recent reports on the treatment of children in Syria and in the Roman Catholic Church revealed some of the despicable acts committed against boys that are part of a disturbing and hidden global trend.
Steven Sanchez’s poem expertly navigates childhood abuse and adult love. Rarely does a poem so successfully convey both pain and tenderness.
There are complicated reasons why Black and Latino families are more likely to condone corporal punishment as childhood discipline. But it’s not OK.
In order to tell someone that you were abused, a man has to deal with several irrational beliefs about how being a sexual abuse victim may affect someone else’s perception of who he is, or sadly, his own perception of himself.
When a father chooses to abuse his children’s mother, whether it is physically, verbally, emotionally, spiritually or even financially, he does not have the best interests of his children in mind.
Short fiction by empath Brian Crandall
Religious freedom laws open the doors for abuse and discrimination in the name of God.
Childhood maltreatment probably contributes to only a small portion of the number of people with migraine.
Sean Swaby tells his story of trauma and healing.
Bathrooms are not the only battleground for transgender rights. Peter LaBerge speaks in the persona of a Connecticut trans girl, incarcerated alongside men.
I am the victim of childhood sexual abuse.__Trigger warning* – Sexual AbuseI am the victim of childhood sexual abuse.I write candidly about coping with the sexual abuse at the hands of my grandfather on my blog. My blog is about the isolation from my parents. It is about looking at the scary things in my life.This is…
Healing from sexual abuse is very much like healing from any kind of trauma or abuse; it happens one day at a time.
The must-see movie that tells the true story of the Boston Catholic Church child abuse cover-up
Uncomfortable. Irritated. Hateful. But whatever happened to supportive?
Children cannot give consent. The answer is always no. The act is always rape.
We’ve barely begun to address the dragon in the room.