Sports Sexual Abuse

December 17, 2019
Sexual Assault and Violence against women of color.

The Hope of Posttraumatic Growth: After the Nightmare is Over, Trauma Survivors May Experience Profound Positive Changes

Traumatic events haunt some people for their entire lives. Survivors who develop post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) may relive the trauma through flashbacks and dreams; they may […]
September 13, 2019
Intergenerational Trauma and PTSD

Enduring Legacies: The Causes and Consequences of Intergenerational Trauma

Trauma has the power to derail lives. People who develop post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) after experiencing or witnessing a terrifying or life-threatening event may experience chronic […]
May 24, 2019
Ohio State University Stadium

Ohio State University Complicit in Sexual Abuse of Athletes

Investigation Reveals Sports Team Doctor Violated Students for Decades Student athletes called him “Dr. Jelly Paws” and described examinations with him as a kind of hazing. […]
May 7, 2019
Sexual Abuse Scandal in Youth Sports

Victim Training: The Culpability of Youth Sports Organizations in Childhood Sexual Abuse

Every day of the week we see them: parents shuttling their kids to and from sports practice, cheering them on at games, celebrating their victories and […]