Stop Abuse Campaign
Stop Abuse Campaign campaign leader

"When you reclaim your sexuality there is a piece of your self-worth that is able to be reclaimed as well. You gain back a sense of power and control over your own body that many who have suffered through abuse have lost. It can be empowering to remember that your body is yours, that it can bring pleasure and be enjoyed. Self-care, a piece of recovery that is crucial, can and should include reconnecting with your body and your sexuality in a healthy, empowering way."

We've got a powerful post today from See the Triumph Contributor, Rachel Miller, on healthy sexuality after abuse.

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The two main goals that drive the See the Triumph campaign are to end the stigma surrounding intimate partner violence and to develop resources to support survivors. We've decided to dedicate the Summer of 2015 to the theme of "Supporting Survivors."  This focus is critical to our mission at See the Triumph for many reasons, including the following:  Survivors of abuse often feel…

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Every community needs strong voices for ending intimate partner violence and ensuring that survivors within those communities are supported and able to access helpful resources. Based on our research and our work thus far with the See the Triumph campaign, we have learned that every person can make a difference by challenging the stigma surrounding intimate partner violence within their own…

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We invite you to take this pledge to share a message of strength and support to those who have been a victim of any form of intimate partner violence. Unfortunately, survivors of intimate partner violence are so often are judged and stigmatized in our society.  This pledge is for every victim and survivor of an abusive relationship who has been told that she or he is to blame for that abuse.  …

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