Film, panel discussion to focus on men healing from childhood sexual abuse

April 03, 2014

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- Penn State Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) in collaboration with 1in6, Inc. will moderate a screening of the film “Boys and Men Healing” produced by Big Voice Pictures at 6:30 p.m. April 9 at the HUB-Robeson Center auditorium. 

"Boys and Men Healing" is an emotionally powerful and hopeful film that provides an intimate portrayal of three men's dynamic recoveries from traumatic boyhood sexual experiences. The showing of this documentary will be followed by a panel discussion with local and national service providers, including 1in6, Inc, the National Sexual Violence Resource Center, Pennsylvania Coalition Against Rape and the Centre County Women's Resource Center.

Audience members will have the opportunity to ask questions concerning men and their healing path from childhood sexual abuse, including how to find and access available resources and how to talk supportively with a man about his experiences. This event is free and open to the public.  

Due to the nature of content discussed, this event is restricted to audience members who are at least 18. 

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