In this video Dr. Pennie Farrell of the Sex Offender Information Station, discusses shame and how it effects sex abuse victims and sexual abusers. She explains the process of moving shame away from the victim and suggests "giving" it to the abuser. She discusses practical ways this can be done by anyone affected by abuse. She starts by defining guilt as a mistake I have made, and shame is a belief that I am the mistake. Be sure to watch this important video.
Wednesday, October 23, 2013
What About Shame?