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Just a Reminder

Just a Reminder

    “There is a difference between hating yourself and hating what happened.” ~A Sexual Assault Survivor

February 3, 2015 | 0 Comments More
You’re Not Crazy, You’re Wounded

You’re Not Crazy, You’re Wounded

Everyone else is having a great time, but you’ve had your eye on that person across the room for a while. Something doesn’t seem right, but you can’t quite put your finger on why you feel that way. Everyone else loves that movie, but it sent you into a panic and you’ve been having nightmares […]

January 29, 2015 | 3 Comments More
Just a Reminder

Just a Reminder

“Growth and comfort do not co-exist. It’s a really good thing to remember.” ~Ginni Rometty

January 27, 2015 | 0 Comments More
Beyond Abuse Seminar

Beyond Abuse Seminar

This seminar, sponsored by Redeemer Presbyterian Church, is for adult survivors of childhood sexual abuse, their partners, friends, and family. This seminar is presented from a Christian perspective, but great care is given to respect each participant’s spiritual journey, traditions, and concerns. Location: Redeemer Presbyterian Church Offices, New York, NY Date: January, 31, 2015 Time: […]

January 26, 2015 | 0 Comments More
Happy Birthday Sallie!

Happy Birthday Sallie!

What would our favorite Committed to Freedom Jedi Grannie Master want to celebrate her 61st birthday? An opportunity to develop more resources for survivors of abuse, exploitation, and sexual trauma, of course! Consider making her wish come true by making your own tax-deductible donation to Committed to Freedom!   Happy Birthday, Sallie!

January 22, 2015 | 2 Comments More
Victim Shaming

Victim Shaming

Victim shaming and blaming is nothing new. Sadly, it happens all the time from media, predators, communities, and even family and friends, and when it does, it’s outrageous. But we want to discuss victim shaming that comes from another source – from within you. Sexual assault and abuse are humiliating experiences for the survivor. Betrayal, […]

January 22, 2015 | 2 Comments More
Just a Reminder

Just a Reminder

“All sorrows can be borne if you put them in a story.” ~ Isak Dinesen

January 20, 2015 | 0 Comments More
Self-Comfort Gone Wrong

Self-Comfort Gone Wrong

Survivors have faced the daunting task of trying to feel better for a long time. For some of us, we’ve been working on that task since we were children. I vividly remember the terror and the pain I experienced as a little girl because of the sexual abuse I endured and the almost unbearable isolation […]

January 15, 2015 | 1 Comment More
Empowerment – A gathering for survivors of sexual trauma.

Empowerment – A gathering for survivors of sexual trauma.

Sunday, January 18th, 2015 Hot Springs, Arkansas (Please contact for specific location information.) Committed to Freedom exists to provide emotional support for survivors of sexual assault and trauma who are ready to confront the impact that these experiences have had on their quality of life. On January 18th at 6:30 pm, we invite survivors to […]

January 14, 2015 | 0 Comments More
Just a Reminder

Just a Reminder

“Getting to a place of comfort can be uncomfortable.” ~Marcus Samuelsson

January 13, 2015 | 0 Comments More