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Sexual Abuse and Sexual Assault Hotlines 

Sexual abuse and sexual assault are traumatic experiences that no one should ever have to go through. It can leave survivors feeling scared, confused, and...
Jun 17, 2024
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What is Sextortion?

Sextortion is an increasingly common form of online extortion and blackmail that has serious and long-term effects. Sextortion is a form of sexual exploitation in...
Jun 10, 2024
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What Is the Freeze Response?

Traumatic incidents such as sexual assault, mass shootings, and other violent crimes generate different stress responses in individuals. While many people go into "fight or...
Jun 06, 2024
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Signs of Sexual Abuse in Teens

No one wants to think of the possibility of their child being sexually abused. However, sexual abuse of teenagers is an unfortunate reality, far more...
Jun 06, 2024
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Wilderness Therapy Abuse

The Troubled Teen Industry (TTI) comprises businesses, organizations, and facilities that offer specialized care and programs for troubled teenagers. Wilderness Therapy programs are TTI programs that are...
May 02, 2024
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What is Inappropriate Touching By a Doctor?

Visiting a doctor is rarely an easy experience. Most people are typically anxious at the doctor's office, particularly during invasive check-ups and procedures. We all...
May 02, 2024
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Bikram Yoga: Sexual Assault + Rape Allegations

The popularity of Bikram Yoga is undeniable. From celebrity devotees to people claiming their lives were transformed through this practice, it is no surprise that...
Apr 09, 2024
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Repressed Sexual Abuse Signs

Many of us have experienced deeply distressing events in our lifetimes that our conscious memory has not been able to store properly. Typically, this happens...
Apr 09, 2024
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What is Sexual Consent?

Sexual consent is an important and often misunderstood concept that plays a vital role in all sexual interactions. Unfortunately, many of us are still unaware...
Apr 04, 2024
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What is Victim Blaming? 

Sexual violence significantly alters the landscape of a person's life. Sexual violence survivors face a myriad of challenges after an assault, and their healing can...
Apr 04, 2024
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I Was Abused By A Priest: What Are My Legal Options?

For many survivors of priest sex abuse, the pain and suffering they have endured often lasts decades, or even a lifetime. As such, sexual abuse...
Nov 30, 2023
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Bill Cosby Sexual Assault: How the Lookback Window Has Helped Survivors

For years, survivors of Bill Cosby’s sexual assault have felt voiceless and powerless. This changed in 2019 when a new “lookback window” was passed in...
Oct 19, 2023
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Sexual Violence Against Racial and Ethnic Minorities

Sexual violence is a pervasive issue in the U.S. and throughout the world. However, the impact of this crime is often uneven, with individuals from...
Oct 04, 2023
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Male Sexual Assault: Resources and Legal Information for Survivors

When we think of sexual assault, we usually assume a female survivor. However, many male survivors of sexual violence suffer in silence. Prevailing stereotypes portraying...
Sep 23, 2023
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How Does Breaking Code Silence Help Institutional Child Abuse Survivors?

Institutional child abuse is a tragic and heartbreaking reality for many young people that can leave them feeling silenced and traumatized. The Troubled Teen Industry...
Sep 01, 2023
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Date Rape Drug Symptoms

Date rape drugs are substances used to facilitate sexual assault by incapacitating a person, rendering them unable to defend themselves or even remember the assault....
Aug 03, 2023
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Andrew Tate Human Trafficking

Recently, social media 'influencer' and ex-kickboxer Andrew Tate and his brother Tristan Tate were charged in Romania with rape, human trafficking, and forming an organized...
Aug 03, 2023
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Ghislaine Maxwell Sentenced to 20 Years in Prison for Role in Epstein Sex Trafficking Conspiracy

Ghislaine Maxwell, disgraced British socialite and the former girlfriend of Jeffrey Epstein, was sentenced to 20 years in federal prison in Tallahassee for her role...
Jun 27, 2023
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Flashbacks of Sexual Abuse | How to Cope And Heal

Sexual abuse is an abhorrent crime that often leaves survivors with long-term physical, mental, and psychological consequences. In the aftermath of the abuse, and sometimes...
Jun 08, 2023
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Was I Raped?

The #MeToo movement has brought to light the large-scale prevalence of sexual violence in our society. Sexual assault typically refers to situations where a person...
Feb 07, 2023
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Attorney Brad Edwards Featured in ‘Ghislaine Maxwell: Filthy Rich’

The latest documentary to unravel the Epstein sex abuse scandal focuses on the role Ghislaine Maxwell had in procuring young girls and women for Jeffrey...
Nov 29, 2022
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