Category Archives: Child sexual abuse

The Truth Shall Set You Free?

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

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A CAUTIONARY TALE : Twelve Years with Sex Offenders

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

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Humiliation: A Bethany Reblog

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…

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