The Power of Support

The Power of Support

Escaping a violent or abusive partner is a monumental step toward a better, healthier life, but it is hardly the last step a survivor will take. Violence can have long-lasting effects on a survivor and affect their daily life even after the abuser is no longer in the...
The Impact of Sexual Assault on Men

The Impact of Sexual Assault on Men

With the advent of the #MeToo Movement, the spotlight on the issue of sexual assault is brighter than ever. Yet when we think of men within the context of #MeToo, society tends to think of them as the perpetrators of this violence not the victims.              ...

Male Survivors Finding Support

New Support Group Starting September 27th Over the past few years, we have noticed an increasing number of male survivors reaching out for counseling support here at Safe Harbor. During FY18, we have served 14 men. In response to this increased need, we are looking to...

A counseling intern’s perspective

On February 5th, 2016 the staff of Safe Harbor (along with about 40 other counselors from other agencies) attended “SERVE: A Brain-Based Approach to Working with Victims of Complex Trauma,” a talk given by Bonnie Martin, LPC. It was an educational opportunity for not...