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In Bad Faith: When Clergy Abuse, with Anna Segura-Montagut, Ph.D.
For survivors who were sexually abused as a child by a member of the clergy, what affect does that have on their faith in God and their sense of resilience?
Why Aren’t More Child Sexual Abuse Cases Prosecuted?, with Stephanie Block, Ph.D.
Most child sexual abuse cases don’t get prosecuted—why not, and what more could we do to support children and families?
Building a Smaller, Fairer, and Better Child Welfare System, with Christine James-Brown
Child protective services has become the system of last resort for families failed by every other system. Now, what are we going to do about it?
Best of the Best: Faith, Trauma, and the Problem of Evil, with Victor Vieth
How should we handle it when abused children have spiritual questions? How do we help child protection professionals wrestling with the trauma they witness and its impact on their own
The Limits of ACEs, with Dr. Ernestine Briggs-King and Dr. Jonathan Purtle
Decades after the original Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) study, does this tool tell the complete story?
Collateral Damage: Kids and the Internet Privacy Wars, with Justin Fitzsimmons
Justin Fitzsimmons, associate vice president at the National White Collar Crime Center, joins us to raise the alarm about the way in which technology companies, social media outlets, and online
The Fear of False Allegations, with Tayler Jones-Cieminski
How does the fear of false allegations affect criminal cases alleging child sexual abuse, and what role does gender play?
Exploring a Memoir of Stolen Boyhood with Author Stephen Mills
Chosen, author Stephen Mills’ account of his abuse at the hands of a camp counselor and his journey towards healing, challenges all of us to better protect boys, and better
Does America Believe Female Sexual Abusers Exist? with Dr. Caitlyn Muniz
Misperceptions abound about female-perpetrated child sexual abuse—and that harms victims.
The Surprising Prevalence of Sibling Sexual Abuse, with Nina Bertele
When we think about problematic sexual behaviors in youth, we rarely think about sibling sexual abuse, but it’s not uncommon. What can we do in these cases? And how can