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Howard Fradkin, Ph.D., LICDC, Co-Chairperson, MaleSurvivor Weekends of Recovery
- Recovery is absolutely possible and achievable for me.
- I will practice being disloyal to dysfunction and loyal to functionality.
- I give myself permission to connect to loving, affirmative, strong, sensitive, accepting men and women in my community.
- I release and forgive myself for any responsibility I have accepted in the past for my abuse.
- The abuser (s) from the past chose to hurt me; I will stop repeating the lie that it just happened to me.
- Offering myself daily compassion is necessary for my healing and growth.
- I commit to connecting to the boy inside me today so we can play, laugh and experience joy together, even if just for a minute or two.
- I believe deep inside me I possess the ability to face the truth of my abuse and to learn to use new tools for healing.
- I have the right and the ability to speak the truth of my abuse and deserve to be heard, understood, believed and supported.
- Feeling is healing; as I heal, I develop the ability to experience a wider range of emotions to enhance my health and connections to others.
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January 21, 2014 - Boston, MA; Sharon Imperato, LMHC; Peter Botteas, MA, LMHC, CCC Male Victimization Across the Lifespan Forum https://www.facebook.com/MassMOVA/
March 4-6 - Omaha, NE Christopher Anderson, Speaking of Children Conference Effectively Engaging with Male Survivors of Sexual Abuse https://www.projectharmony.com/events/speaking_of_children
March 5-8 - New York, NY; Christopher Anderson, American Men's Studies Conference Workshop TBA http://mensstudies.org/?page_id=941
March 6-7 - Palm Springs, CA Dr. Howard Fradkin, It Happens to Boys Conference http://www.creativechangeconferences.com/index.html
March 10 - Sacramento, CA; Christopher Anderson Effectively Engaging with Male Survivors of Sexual Abuse
March 11 - Santa Barbara, CA; Christopher Anderson Effectively Engaging with Male Survivors of Sexual Abuse
April 24 - Boston, MA - Christopher Anderson; Victim's Rights Conference
Sequoia 2015 Weekend
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Blue Ridge Assembly 2015 Weekend
Blue Ridge Assembly
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