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You Don’t Need to Feel Ashamed: 1in6 Thursdays on the Joyful Heart Foundation Blog

“It wasn’t your fault,” he said. “So you don’t need to feel ashamed.” “Of course I need to feel ashamed,” I said sharply to the would-be healer of my soul. “You don’t need to feel guilty,” or “You have no reason to feel ashamed,” are two statements that irritate me. I wonder how individuals can say those things. How can… Learn more »

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March/April 2014 Newsletter

March/April 2014  “In memory of our dear, dear friend, Heidi”, from the Founder and Executive Director of 1in6.  Dear friends,   Today I hope that you will indulge me and allow me to speak from my heart on a very personal subject, the passing of our dear, dear friend Heidi Sommer.     I’ve known Heidi for 24 years, having… Learn more »

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“In memory of our dear, dear friend, Heidi”, from the Founder and Executive Director of 1in6.

  “In memory of our dear, dear friend, Heidi”, from the Founder and Executive Director of 1in6.  Dear friends,   Today I hope that you will indulge me and allow me to speak from my heart on a very personal subject, the passing of our dear, dear friend Heidi Sommer.     I’ve known Heidi for 24 years, having met… Learn more »

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Do No Harm – Even When It Seems Pretty Appealing: 1in6 Thursdays on the Joyful Heart Foundation Blog

After nearly 25 years working as a sexual and domestic violence prevention and intervention advocate, one question eats away at me, day and night. How do we use the lessons of trauma-informed care to help the people who commit those violent acts –often men who themselves were physically, sexually, and/or emotionally abused or neglected–stop, be accountable, and… Learn more »

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Masters of Our Universe: 1in6 Thursdays on the Joyful Heart Foundation Blog

Do you ever feel like people treat you in ways you don’t deserve? Maybe they act dismissive about what you have to say or tell you shouldn’t feel a certain way? Have you done work that you are proud of and either nobody seems to notice, or your boss ends up getting the credit for it? I… Learn more »

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