Help Auckland 0800 623 1700 Research points to a child’s home environment as a key factor in recovery. Early intervention of specialist services can make the difference between a family that is able to develop an emotionally safe home environment that both heals and prevents future abuse, versus a family that leavesContinue Reading

https://www.nzherald.co.nz/index.cfm?objectid=12251669&ref=twitter A young woman subjected to repeated rapes by a man who treated her like his “sex slave” said he had made her life “a living hell”. The victim made this comment while reading her victim impact statement in Tauranga District Court today during the sentencing hearing for 63-year-old PihiContinue Reading

https://nbcnews.to/2XxLtNE Epstein came under renewed scrutiny after his lawyer made a secret deal with prosecutors in 2008 that allowed him to plead guilty to lesser charges after federal authorities pursued him for allegedly having sex with multiple underage victims. Epstein, who was friends with the likes of Bill Clinton, DonaldContinue Reading

https://slate.com/human-interest/2014/04/male-rape-in-america-a-new-study-reveals-that-men-are-sexually-assaulted-almost-as-often-as-women.html?fbclid=IwAR0T0Rlecc41RdH58eu8FMME0lRcIhccwRvgCUpkxWf3GifK4MR4-RBVP6Y Last year the National Crime Victimization Survey turned up a remarkable statistic. In asking 40,000 households about rape and sexual violence, the survey uncovered that 38 percent of incidents were against men. The number seemed so high that it prompted researcher Lara Stemple to call the Bureau of Justice Statistics toContinue Reading

https://torontosun.com/news/world/more-men-are-sex-assault-victims-than-women-author?fbclid=IwAR1tXkRH60cV_SSxCo86za_0SgNs35EdW7BilvuVUSJQiJPH6gWWWJ5Hwjk She added: “Give me a man who is honest about his sexuality and at some point he will say that he has had a sexually damaging experience in his life. It’s not bad sex that they don’t enjoy, it’s the sex they don’t want. It’s sex that involves theContinue Reading

https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/sexual-victimization-by-women-is-more-common-than-previously-known/ The results were surprising. For example, the CDC’s nationally representative data revealed that over one year, men and women were equally likely to experience nonconsensual sex, and most male victims reported female perpetrators. Over their lifetime, 79 percent of men who were “made to penetrate” someone else (a form of rape,Continue Reading