Raped and Scared

Raped and Scared I was raped when I was 5 years old. I know how people feel when they say they are too scared to talk about it. I was sleeping and my older brother was right next to me, and he told me not to say anything to my mother, but I did tell my mother. When I...

PTSD and Adult Survivors of Child Abuse

PTSD and Adult Survivors of Child Abuse   Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is frequently associated with military veterans. It’s especially prevalent in vets who faced combat or other horrors of war. However, survivors of child abuse can also experience...

Surviving Child Sex Trafficking

Surviving Child Sex Trafficking It’s difficult to comprehend many things more despicable than child sex trafficking. The thought of selling an innocent child into sexual exploitation for profit is simply more than most of us can grasp. Yet, every day, predators sell...