If you are a man who has been sexually abused in childhood or assaulted as an adult, or are a partner, family member or friend, know that information and support to live well is available here. We understand that men and their supporters can face some unique pressures and challenges. Get info and support to enhance your well-being, to better manage difficulties and build healthy relationships.
This video, “No straight lines: We all benefit from maps of life’s territories”, highlights how we all benefit from maps of life’s territories. Maps help ground and orient us. Where we can become stuck and overwhelmed, maps can help us find our way. Maps help us to connect, share and draw upon the experience of those who have come before us. Read more about this video and painting.
Statistics are one way we can develop a picture of the extent of child sexual abuse or sexual assault in our community. Get the facts from our Sexual abuse statistics page, aiming to dispel Unhelpful myths about the sexual assault of men.
The full Final Report of the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse is now available on our eLearning portal. The National Redress Scheme is now in effect, providing ongoing support to those affected by institutional childhood sexual abuse.
At Living Well we are interested in supporting people to live fulfilling, active, engaged lives. Our focus moves beyond symptom management, towards enhancing overall well-being. This is why we have included a well-being assessment and tips for living well.
Living Well have developed an eLearning portal consisting of free training manuals, courses, resources and professional development articles aimed at counsellors and practitioners who work with men who have experienced sexual abuse or sexual assault.