July 20, 2017

I Am Educated and I Understand

When a survivor first breaks the silence about abuse, loved ones sometimes struggle to know how to respond. Initial reactions often include anger and confusion....

July 20, 2017

I Was Confused, Angry, and Hurt

When a loved one tells you that they’ve been sexually abused, your initial reaction can be strong. You might be angry. You’ll probably be confused....

June 6, 2017

Survivors and Sexual Intimacy

If you’re involved in a relationship with a sexual abuse survivor, there might be moments when you don’t know exactly how you can be most...

May 15, 2017

The Power of a Picture

Guest Blog Post Written by Melissa Shepard A picture can change your life. You know when you look at a photo of yourself, and it's...

May 2, 2017

When Healing Plateaus

It is good to have an end to journey toward; but it is the journey that matters, in the end. – Ursula K. Le Guin...