Amanda Nicholson, a licensed therapist specializing in sexual trauma, joins AFFIRM to give a Sex Ed Crash Course on everything we missed from our awkward 'abstinence only' health classes. Amanda shares her knowledge about consent, different forms of intimacy, and steps to begin healing from a past sexual assault. Take a listen.
Episode 10 Affirmation
IN THIS EPISODE
- Stigma of sex education
- Power dynamics of sexual assault
- Religion & Spiritual Faux Pas when addressing sexual assault
- Steps to begin the healing from a recent or past sexual assault
AFFIRMING QUOTES from EP 10
Give yourself space to heal. - Amanda
1 in 5 women will be raped at some point in life... You are NOT alone.
*According to National Sexual Violence Resource Center
National Sexual Assault Telephone Hotline 800.656.HOPE (4673)