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Just a Reminder

Just a Reminder

“To begin, begin.” ~William Wordsworth

June 17, 2014 | 0 Comments More
Sweet Revenge

Sweet Revenge

In the 1600s, Francis Bacon wrote that “Revenge is a kind of wild justice.” When you experience the kind of violation and injustice that abuse and sexual assault brings, revenge can become a prominent theme in both your waking and sleeping dreams. You may never act on those dreams – most people never do – […]

June 12, 2014 | 0 Comments More
Just a Reminder

Just a Reminder

“Only I can change my life. No one can do it for me.” ~Carol Burnett

June 10, 2014 | 0 Comments More
The Power and Control Panic

The Power and Control Panic

Do you ever wonder why you panic if you feel unprepared, are not in charge, or think you’re vulnerable? Most survivors struggle intensely with those feelings and it has everything to do with the dynamics of power and control. Abuse, exploitation, and sexual trauma are possible because someone makes a decision to misuse their power […]

June 5, 2014 | 5 Comments More
Just a Reminder

Just a Reminder

“I can be changed by what happens to me, but I refuse to be reduced by it.” ~ Maya Angelou

June 3, 2014 | 0 Comments More
The Lost Battle

The Lost Battle

I want you to go back and change what you ate for your last meal. You read that correctly: Go back and change what you ate for your last meal. You’re already several steps ahead of me if you are muttering, “That it is impossible.” The meal is already over. You can’t go back and […]

May 28, 2014 | 2 Comments More
Just a Reminder

Just a Reminder

“Work is not always required. There is such a thing as sacred idleness.” ~ George MacDonald

May 27, 2014 | 0 Comments More
Beyond Abuse Seminar

Beyond Abuse Seminar

Ouje-Bougoumou, Quebec, Canada Saturday, July 26, 2014 This seminar is for abuse survivors, their partners and friends, and people who want to understand. It is presented from a Christian perspective and introduces spiritual tools that are unique to Christian beliefs. Topics Include: What Abuse Teaches Issues that abuse survivors struggle with How God factors into […]

May 22, 2014 | 0 Comments More
Responsible Care Training Seminar

Responsible Care Training Seminar

Ouje-Bougoumou, Quebec, Canada Friday, July 25, 2014 This seminar is for clergy and congregational leaders who want to learn how to better facilitate healing to abuse survivors and their families. It also addresses the spiritual needs of sex offenders and how to develop policies that are both compassionate and responsible. There is also a brief […]

May 22, 2014 | 0 Comments More
Parenting Challenges Workshop

Parenting Challenges Workshop

Ouje-Bougoumou, Quebec, Canada Thursday, July 24, 2014 This workshop is for survivors of childhood abuse and their partners who parent children. Parenting is challenging for everyone, but if your own childhood includes abuse, particularly sexual abuse, it can be even more confusing. This workshop will help you better understand these challenges so that you feel […]

May 22, 2014 | 0 Comments More