Possible Signs of Sexual Abuse (Parents of Survivors)
These are simply common characteristics children display when they have been abused and can be used to help identify possible problems in a childs life that warrants attention.
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What Survivors Need from Loved Ones (Loved Ones of Survivors)
No two peoples stories, reactions, pain, or recovery will be exactly the same. However, there are many things we do share in the recovery process. Get to know the survivor in your life and allow...
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Identifying Anger Problems (Survivors (General))
Everyone has a "fighting style." What’s your style? Is your style healthy? Read on for more.
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Profile of a Child Molester (Parents of Survivors)
Remember, you can’t pick an abuser out of a crowd. There are no social or economic barriers. An abuser can be the president of a company, your brother, friend, father, grandfather, uncle, neighbor,..
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Sabotaging Intimacy (Female Survivors)
"...many people are afraid of intimacy because intimacy requires risk and vulnerability. The closer someone is to us, the more power they have to potentially hurt us."
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What Partners’ Need (Loved Ones of Survivors)
Just as a survivor has specific needs in recovery, so does the partner.
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Get Out of the Distorted Thinking Trap (Survivors (General))
Distorted thinking is something that most people have in one way or another. Here is a cognitive/behavioral therapy list of some of the common distortions that people have and how these related to me
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When are You Going to Get on with Life? (annie's Corner)
Many people who have not gone through the recovery process for sexual abuse do not understand whats involved and can grow impatient wondering when the problem will finally be fixed.
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Why am I so Afraid of You? (annie's Corner)
I was always afraid that if I let someone know the real me, that they might not like what they see. I was afraid of intimacy...even with my husband.
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Through the Pain (Survivors (General))
There’s no denying it…life is filled with pain. Some of us have had so much pain that we are overwhelmed by it. The thought of trying to work through the pain, to face the realities...
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