You Were A Victim.
Now You're A Survivor.
Become A Thriver.
What You'll Learn:
Breaking The Silence
- What every survivor of sexual abuse needs to hear
- 36 reasons why men don't talk about sexual abuse
- How to face your abuse without being overwhelmed
- Meet your small group (5 participants + 1 leader)
Session 2 & Session 3:
From Victim To Survivor
- Why sexual arousal does not mean you liked it
- How to stop the cycle of self-blame and toxic shame
- 8 ways sexual abuse might be impacting you today
- Learn the #1 most powerful healthy coping skill
Becoming A Thriver
- Discover 3 models of healing from sexual abuse
- Create a plan for your healing journey as a thriver
- Find your voice and speak the truth of your story
BONUS: Post-Retreat Q&A Session
“Suddenly 40 years of trying to understand my sexuality became clear. Profound impact that I can hardly articulate.”
"The insights gained through this course have opened doors to new awareness, new beliefs, and greater healing."
Your Guide: Dr. Doug Carpenter
Doug Carpenter is the author of Secret Shame: A Survivor's Guide To Understanding Male Sexual Abuse & Male Sexual Development and Childhood Trauma & The Non-Alpha Male. Doug is a clinical psychologist and the co-owner of Insight Counseling Services in Rochester, Michigan. Doug is also a survivor of sexual abuse.
Your Host: Drew Boa
Drew Boa is an author, podcaster, and coach who helps Christian men achieve lasting freedom from pornography. He is the founder of Husband Material Academy and the author of Redeemed Sexuality. Drew is also a survivor of sexual abuse.