#MeToo

Paul Ashton, PsyD, DMin There is no fear in love, but perfect love drives out fear. 1 John 4: 18  “Me, too.  Me, too.”  Those softly spoken words, almost whispered, came like a tsunami washing everything away, leaving silence and then, more tears, this time shared by the few of us in this small group.… Read More #MeToo

A Clergy-Abuse Survivor’s Prayer-Service Reflection

Mike Hoffman, Founder On August 26, 2018, as the Pennsylvania Grand Jury Report and news of former-Cardinal McCarrick’s predatory behavior was just hitting the news, Mike Hoffman addressed a prayer services focused on healing in the Church which had been scheduled for months prior to the summer news revelations. That speech is reprinted here, now.… Read More A Clergy-Abuse Survivor’s Prayer-Service Reflection

Strength-Based Therapy

Teresa Pitt Green, Co-Founder Another new and very effective approach to overcoming–at least to stabilizing–in the wake of the trauma of abuse is an approach in use by many of the social services being offered to victims of human trafficking and domestic violence. This strength-based approach is challenging traditional psychotherapists to employ a more balanced approach. Typically,… Read More Strength-Based Therapy