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From 1in6: 1BlueString and The Power of Partnerships

May 16, 2016 | BY 1in6org | FILED UNDER JHF BLOG >
My job title is always changing to keep up with our growth in knowledge around male engagement. The job itself and the challenges remain consistent: engage men around conversations about sexual violence.
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From 1in6: Tailoring Services for Men

May 6, 2016 | BY 1in6org | FILED UNDER JHF BLOG >
Understanding ways to support, as best as possible, different subgroups of men can help create more interesting and meaningful services.
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1in6 Thursday: Triggers

April 28, 2016 | BY 1in6org | FILED UNDER JHF BLOG >
When I began to cope with my childhood molestation, the word trigger was a new concept for me.
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1in6 Thursday: What About Prevention?

April 21, 2016 | BY 1in6org | FILED UNDER JHF BLOG >
Intervention or prevention—it’s complicated.
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April: A Month of Healing, Education and Advocacy

As we and our community mobilizes with the renewed commitment to change these statistics—and create a world free of this violence—I wanted to share with you some of the exciting, hopeful, important work that’s happening at Joyful Heart this month.
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1in6 Thursday: My Take on Forgiveness

April 7, 2016 | BY 1in6org | FILED UNDER JHF BLOG >
What if I told you I believe I have the key to true happiness and freedom from resentments and anger towards the person who abused you? Then what if I told you that you held the key to that freedom and happiness within YOURSELF? Would you be willing to take a look at the path I discovered to those feelings?
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1in6 Thursday: Start by Believing

March 31, 2016 | BY 1in6org | FILED UNDER JHF BLOG >
When I think about men who have had those experiences, I’m often reminded how the expectation of invulnerability that most cultures demand of males leaves many men feeling like they mustn’t ever reveal their victimization.
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Last Night in Georgia

Last night, rape kit reform passed in Georgia. But our advocacy to bring meaningful rape kit reform around the country still carries on.
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1in6 Thursday: The Many Faces of Resilience

March 24, 2016 | BY 1in6org | FILED UNDER JHF BLOG >
Resilience is a remarkable characteristic we humans possess.
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1in6 Thursday: Sexual Abuse of Men - Bringing the Issue to Times Square

Never in my wildest hopes would I have imagined sitting in a rental car, at the intersection of 45th and Broadway, watching an electronic billboard on the Viacom building announcing “NO MORE that doesn’t happen to guys,” “NO MORE he just needs to get over it,” “NO MORE we don’t talk about that,” and so on…
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