https://youtu.be/Wsx18wEk2hA In Part III of this series, I illustrate how childhood sexual abuse affects the growth of a child. Using Maslow's Hierarchy of Need and the Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) pyramids, I provide a visual to the 'how' of the effects. And of course I use my poetry to drive home the point and the… Continue reading Adult Survivor of Childhood Sexual Abuse-Part III
https://youtu.be/IV7OtmR6AbE Part I Part II of this 4 part series. This one comes with a content warning. Today I give you my definition of rape-it's not the most conventional. And the poetry is dark and harsh. The poetry reveals what it feels like to be an Adult Survivor. If you are a victim of sexual… Continue reading Adult Survivor of Childhood Sexual Abuse-Part II
https://youtu.be/IV7OtmR6AbE Part 1 of a 4-part serious. Informative in the use of statistics with the added personal touch of poetry. Walk with an adult survivor and find out how we can prevent childhood sexual abuse. The sources for the stats in this video: https://www.rainn.org/statistics/children-and-teens http://www.naasca.org/2012-Resources/010812-StaisticsOfChildAbuse.htm
Today, April 2, 2020 is the start of something new. As COVID-19 spreads and more and more people are isolating and quarantining, I fear there will be a significant rise in domestic violence and child abuse. And because April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month, I thought it would be a good time to launch my… Continue reading Welcome!