Making Distinctions

MOST COPIED ARTICLE: A key in recovery is making distinctions as adults, even though there were none when we were children.

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Muscle Memory

What's another popular item you have for sale or trade? Talk about it here in glowing, memorable terms so site visitors have to have it.

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Faith After Abuse?

Why venturing out of a known and even comfortable life to explore a fuller recovery in faith offers a treasure to you -- and others.

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The path back to faith, which has betrayed us, can end in a homecoming but not without memories of exile.

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How an adopted abused dog taught a survivor an aspect of self-care that had eluded her in therapy and other recovery work.

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Sanctuary Restored

When a diocesan survivor ministry is effective, many things become possible in a restored sanctuary of self, faith and Church.

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First Year

First-ever article published: a reflection after having spent one year participating in a diocesan survivor program.

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That Phone Call

What was the catalyst for the first phone call by one survivor reaching out to a diocesan survivor ministry, and how did it go?

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One survivor's approach to grappling with the darkness of holidays -- Christmas in particular -- and winter darkness.

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The Healing Voices

Teresa is a regular contributor to this magazine, along with other survivors who offer insight and inspiration.

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Changing Hearts

Teresa reflects on reported conflicts in the Pontifical Commission for the Protection of Minors.

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Candlelight Blog

Teresa blogs in The Little Grotto, featuring sacred spaces and holy feasts, offering e-cards to share with friends and family.

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Faith Stories

Survivors, their loved ones, priests, sisters and others are invited to share their faith story in The Healing Voices Magazine.

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Sharing Wisdom

Survivors and those who suffered abuse or trauma by one degree of separation have a treasure of wisdom and compassion to share.

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