Tag Archives: Men

First Steps for a Man Who’s Ready to Talk About His Abuse

Ideas for male survivors of sexual abuse who want to seek help. Continue reading

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Repost: What is Rape Culture?

Rape Culture is the context that supports violence against women. It is a culture in which rape and other sexual violence (usually against women) are common and in which prevalent attitudes, norms, practices, and media condone, normalize, excuse, or encourage sexualized violence. Continue reading

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Men and Eating Disorders

Approximately 10% of eating disordered individuals coming to the attention of mental health professionals are male. There may be many more who do not seek help. Let’s help get the word out: people of all genders can suffer with eating disorders. Continue reading

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200 Men Part 2: Male Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse

My thoughts on the second part of Oprah’s special about male survivors of sexual abuse. Continue reading

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Male Sexual Victimization Myths and Facts

Challenging myths about male survivors of sexual abuse to decrease stigma Continue reading

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