Tag Archives: sexual abuse

Self-Harm Research Study- University of Memphis

Purpose of study: This research seeks to examine how and if self-injury impacts the telling of one’s life-history. For the purpose of this study, we will use the definition of self-injury as observed by the International Society for the Study of Self-Injury (2007). We will specifically be looking at non-suicidal self-injury, which is the intentional […]

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Why I do what I do…

Now and then people ask me: “How can you sit there and listen to other people’s problems day after day?” Sometimes I get a reminder of why I do what I do. Here’s one that came in recently via Facebook: Hello from one of your sicker former patients! Life is good in (a state), I […]

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Searching for Angela Shelton

Here’s a Film- Searching for Angela Shelton. Highly recommended.

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Memphis Rape Crisis Center needs our help.

((Be sure to click and read the hyperlinks for more info)) I don’t usually venture into political stuff much on this blog, but this one needs some attention.  For lots of reasons, the Memphis Sexual Assault Resource Center(MSARC) is in trouble and needs our help.  MSARC both helps victims of sex crimes and collects evidence for […]

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