Monthly Archives: November 2014



Happy Thanksgiving! 1in6 Thursdays on the Joyful Heart Foundation Blog

Happy Thanksgiving! In eight short years, 1in6 has established itself as a leading voice engaging individuals and organizations to enhance understanding about the far-reaching consequences of untreated childhood sexual abuse for men and for those who care about them. We could not be more thankful for the opportunity to serve and for those that have partnered with us… Learn more »

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The Emotional Pain Body, Part 1: 1in6 Thursdays on the Joyful Heart Foundation Blog

PART 1: My favorite psychological author is not a psychologist (although he has studied psychology, along with philosophy and literature). As a spiritual director and thought leader, Eckhart Tolle is beyond definition—he is not affiliated with any particular religion. In his books (The Power of Now and A New Earth) he introduces what he calls… Learn more »

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Numb: 1in6 Thursdays on the Joyful Heart Foundation Blog

I loved my wife very much and she was seriously ill. We had been involved in a serious car crash (my fault), and the doctor didn’t expect her to survive. (Shirley lived, but that’s another story.) As I sat by her bedside in the hospital, I felt nothing. I was emotionally numb. What’s wrong with… Learn more »

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Colleges Are Addressing Childhood Sexual Abuse: 1in6 Thursdays on the Joyful Heart Foundation Blog

As more and more young men disclose having had unwanted sexual experiences before the age of 18, campus victim-response programs are seeking new and innovative ways to help men know they are not alone (and not an afterthought). Still, it’s no wonder that some schools do not see the need to provide resources for men…. Learn more »

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1in6 Board Chair David Lisak, PhD. at University of New Hampshire

1in6 Board Chair and Forensic Consultant David Lisak, PhD. will visit the University of New Hampshire on Wednesday, November 12th for a series of discussions about investigations and best survivor-centered practices. He will be making several stops throughout the day and there will be several chances to see him speak. All events are free and some events… Learn more »

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