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As a teenager, Christine Alicia was sexually abused by her best friend and mentor. Mind games, a young woman abuser, and “mildly” crossed lines were just a few of the reasons Christine struggled to even recognize her situation as abuse even years after it stopped. In this raw “coming out” blog, read how Christine learned her abuse “counted” and the consequent healing she experienced.
An open letter to the partner of a sexual trauma survivor: To my partner, Even though you didn’t cause the damage, you have to deal with the aftermath. It’s not your fault that sometimes when you touch me, I freeze and want you to get away. I don’t mean to upset you...
She has endured what no one should. But she won’t let it define her.
Nicole Smith, host of “Change is in the Air,” is a proud partner of Fighting For Me. Here’s her story of tragedy to triumph: