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.
They need to believe life will improve.
A survivor recalls the experience of telling his family about his childhood abuse.
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.
At a seminar titled “When Someone You Love Was Abused,” Cecil Murphey discovers profound answers to brave questions.
“But why did it surface now?” I asked myself that question many times during the first year of my struggle with the molestation.
Cecil Murphey, a sex abuse survivor, offers a moving meditation about what he’s learned on the path to healing.
Hope comes in many forms. Here’s the form that helped Aaron Kesseler hold on.
Let’s start by acknowledging that 1 in 6 boys have had unwanted sexual experiences.
One man’s story of how he works to overcome the shameful feelings that can arise from the trauma of being sexually abused.
Highlights from ECPAT-USA’s paper about the forgotten many: sexually exploited boys
Jerry Sandusky walked into a courtroom today and received a 30-60 year sentence for the sexual abuse of 10 boys while at Penn State.
NCAA President says he doesn’t want to rule out the “death penalty” for the Penn State Football program. What do you think?
After prolonged exposure to the Sandusky and Lynn trials, it’s natural for a survivor to crave the safety of his own shell.
“If your child comes to you and tells you someone touched her, believe her.”
After being molested at the age of thirteen, Marcus Williams struggled to reconcile his libido with his fear of making an unwanted advance.