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    Normalizing the Conversation Presentation at Navy Expeditionary Command

    April 18, 2019, 10:00 am

    Navy Expeditionary Command

    Virginia Beach, VA

    This presentation encourages rethinking current assumptions, examining expectations, and employing a lens of masculinity to enhance existing skills for those working with male survivors of sexual abuse and assault.

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    Normalizing the Conversation Presentation at Peterson Air Force Base

    April 18, 2019, 9:30 am

    Peterson Air Force Base

    Colorado Springs, CO

    Employing different lenses of masculinity, this presentation seeks to enhance one’s understanding of the male survivors by asking participants to examine their own lenses of masculinity.

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    Normalizing the Conversation Presentation at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo

    April 24, 2019, 6:00 pm

    Cal Poly San Luis Obispo

    San Luis Obispo, CA

    This 90-minute presentation will cover, among other topics, common barriers and obstacles for male survivors of sexual abuse and/or assault with relation to disclosure and treatment. A breakout session and Q&A will follow.

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    Normalizing the Conversation Presentation at Fort Gordon

    April 26, 2019, 1:00 pm

    Fort Gordon

    Vidalia, GA

    This 90-minute presentation for advocates and other professionals who work with men provides an opportunity to consider the particular ways men may respond differently to childhood sexual abuse or assault.

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    Male Sexual Trauma and Recovery Training at College of New Jersey

    May 29, 2019, 9:00 am

    College of New Jersey

    Ewing Township, NJ

    This day-long training provides a condensed orientation of this issue to front-line workers who come across male survivors in the course of their duties (e.g. victim services staff, child protection workers, police officers).

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    Normalizing the Conversation Presentation with Missouri National Guard

    July 10, 2019, 9:00 am

    Missouri National Guard

    Kansas City, MO

    This presentation encourages rethinking current assumptions, examining expectations, and employing a lens of masculinity to enhance existing skills for those working with male survivors of sexual abuse and assault.

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“A lot of people colloquially just see this sort of thing as something that happens to women,” Seth Stewart, director of development and communications at 1in6, a group that offers resources for male-identified survivors of unwanted sexual experiences, told Vox.

“A lot of people colloquially just see this sort of thing as something that happens to women,” Seth Stewart, director of development and communications at 1in6, a group that offers resources for male-identified survivors of unwanted sexual experiences, told Vox.

Sexual assault hotline sees busiest day ever after Kavanaugh hearing

One organization that caters to male-identified survivors, called 1in6, told CNN on Friday that it had seen “about a 20% increase” over the prior week across several platforms — web traffic was up, as was its 24/7 support line and its social media channels.

The Kavanaugh News Can Be Triggering for Sexual Assault Survivors; Here Are Some Resources to Help

Men who are sexual assault survivors are often left out of the conversation due to social stigma around male sexual abuse. Visit 1in6.org to be connected to online support groups.