This gallery contains 6 photos.
Originally posted on deo does things:
For the last few months, I have been so busy preparing for the MFA visual thesis exhibition. The exhibition is, in short, the culmination of my work in Columbia’s Photo MFA program. I have…
I apologize. I failed to include one truth from my book Fallout: A Survivor Talks to Incest Offenders and Others. I was afraid one piece of truth I came across might be destructive to victims of severe sexual abuse in childhood, and … Continue reading
Treating sex offenders for twelve years during their incarceration was an eye-opening experience for me, and I’m a psychologist. Society’s anxiety about sexual abuse of children has prevented the free flow of information about vital issues for everyone–parent, child, victim, … Continue reading
Originally posted on NOT MY SECRET…overcoming the shame of sexual abuse:
*lots of bad language, raw, real, triggers for abuse and rape* I coped by complete avoidance for most of my life. Avoidance meant minimizing. Avoidance meant ignoring my…