Topic: abuse

I Believe You, It’s Not Your Fault Is A Site Every Parent Should See

I Believe You, It's Not Your Fault Is A Site Every Parent Should See

I believe you. It’s not your fault. 

The sentiment seems obvious enough, but it’s one that survivors of abuse don’t often hear. There is surviving the experience of abuse or harassment, then there is the debilitating isolation that comes from feeling like you have no one to turn to for help. A few simple words can make a world of difference to someone who has been violated – especially a young person. More »

This VH1 Anti-Bullying PSA Isn’t Charming, Or Cute, Or Helpful

This VH1 Anti-Bullying PSA Isn't Charming, Or Cute, Or Helpful

If someone posts this on your Facebook Feed, you have my permission to delete them, or tell them to go straight to hell, or slowly and carefully explain to them why this video does nothing to solve the horrible and widespread bullying problem that affects so many young kids today. It’s amazing that this video was even produced, much less is being spread around like it’s actually a “good message” for the youth of today. More »