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Partners in Healing: 1in6 Thursdays on the Joyful Heart Foundation Blog

My wife, Shonna Milliken Humphrey, has been an intimate witness to my struggle with the legacy of my childhood sexual abuse, and a primary agent of my healing. In turn, I have seen the pain, frustration, and sense of helplessness that a person who loves a survivor of childhood sexual abuse often experiences. I asked… Learn more »

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Standing in the Spotlight Without Shame: 1in6 Thursdays on the Joyful Heart Foundation Blog

I sat in a theater in New York’s Times Square recently, soaking in every nuance of the film Spotlight. I already intimately knew the story of the Boston Globe’s Spotlight team’s investigation of the Archdiocese of Boston’s cover-up of sexual abuse by scores of its priests. I knew most of the characters: the reporters, the… Learn more »

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Sexual Abuse and Healing – It Happens to Boys: 1in6 Thursdays on the Joyful Heart Foundation Blog

A PR person cold-called me a few months ago, offering to help me get grants to continue the work we do, and asked me to describe what it was. I proceeded to tell him the scope of our program – offering free groups for men who were sexually abused as children. He paused, and I… Learn more »

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A Humbling Journey – Supporting Men Who Have Experienced Sexual Abuse: 1in6 Thursdays on the Joyful Heart Foundation Blog

Each January I have the good fortune and great honor to celebrate the anniversary of two organizations that I had a hand in founding (coincidentally, both on the exact same day, January 8, nineteen years apart). In 1988, I co-founded and became the first Executive Director of My Friend’s Place, in Hollywood, California, an organization… Learn more »

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1in6 Interviewed for Radio Program “Survivors Voices”

January 20th, 2016 1in6 Executive Director and Founder Steve LePore interviewed by host Matthew Jee for Soundart Radio’s program “Survivors Voices.” Listen below or on the Survivors Voices page. Ep 21 Steve LePore from 1in6.org explains the services offered and shares his wisdom. by Survivors_Voices on Mixcloud

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