Monthly Archives: August 2014



Progress in Pittsburgh: Lessons From NSAC: 1in6 Thursdays on the Joyful Heart Foundation Blog

  It’s been my sense at conferences about sexual assault in the past, that there hasn’t always been a widespread commitment to focus on helping the 1 in 6 men that have experienced childhood sexual abuse. My experience last week at the National Sexual Assault Conference (NSAC) in Pittsburgh convinced me there’s been a shift…. Learn more »

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1in6 Board Chair David Lisak, PhD. Interviewed by Big Voice Pictures

By Big Voice Pictures August 27, 2014 “In the last of our summer series on self-care and thriving, we’re grateful for this week’s feature interview with David Lisak as he shares his beautiful and profound photo project, The Bristlecone Project. Bristlecone is a mosaic of photographs and words that portray the reality of men who… Learn more »

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Gratitude: 1in6 Thursdays on the Joyful Heart Foundation Blog

The 1in6 board meets four times annually, twice telephonically and twice in person in Los Angeles.  The last meeting of the year is historically a two-day meeting in December where among other decisions the annual budget for the upcoming year is approved.  The budget covers all of our program areas and our administrative and overhead… Learn more »

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David Lisak, PhD. on NPR Morning Edition: Preventing rape on campus

By Laura Starecheski August 18, 2014 NPR Morning Edition A number of studies, on college campuses and elsewhere, have shown that having friends who support violence against women is a big risk factor for committing sexual assault. Now prevention efforts are exploring the idea that having male friends who object to violence against women can be… Learn more »

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