Journey On: Survivors Healing from Sexual Abuse & Assault
By D.J. Burr
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1 in 4 women and 1 in 6 men have been sexually abused or assaulted. Hear survivor stories filled with hope, resiliency, and recovery. You are not alone.
||Explicit"15 Minutes" feat /Evie Warner - S2Bonus2||In this mini bonus, D.J. talks with film producer Evie Warner regarding her latest project, "15 Minutes," which highlights male sexual assault. To learn more about the film and Evie, check out her Facebook page. Hosted by D.J. Burr - a Seattle psychot||12/11/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit"Me Too" and the Journey After - S2E8||In the Season Two finale, D.J. Burr talks about "Me Too" and how he has been impacted since the nation and the world FINALLY began to take notice of the horrendous behaviors committed against female and male survivors. D.J. expresses a myriad of emotion||12/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitA Journey Through Sexual Abuse Within a Relationship feat Liz -S2E7||In this week's episode, D.J. talks with a friend and colleague, Liz, who reached out to D.J. for help sharing her story of what it was like to be a sexual assault survivor while being in a relationship. Liz talks about an important topic we need to talk||11/30/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Journey Off The Record feat Neil Jaffee -S2E6||In this week's episode, D.J. Burr talks with Neil Jaffee, distinguished filmaker and lawyer, about his two documentaries: Off The Record: Justice Denied to Child Sex Abuse Survivors(Best in Show - Rosebud Film Festival) and Pursuit of Truth. Neil and h||11/21/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitOur Similar Journey feat Author+Advocate Eddie Kedge -S2E5||In this week's episode of Journey On, D.J. talks with sexual assault survivor turned author and advocate, Eddie Kedge. In 1980, Eddie was kidnapped and sexually assaulted by a serial predator. Eddie says he is a "ten percenter", referring to the statist||10/29/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitA Journey On Uncharted Waters feat Dan Quenneville (Alter Pain) - S2E4||On this week's episode, D.J. talks with author Dan Quennevile, otherwise known as Alter Pain, about his book The Heartest Story Finally Told: Jesus's Glory Divinely Bold. Dan shares what it was like for him growing up; experiencing molestation at||10/22/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitA Journey Through Layers of Trauma feat David Lorenz - S2E3||In this week's episode, D.J. talks with David Lorenz, child abuse advocate, member of SNAP (Survivors Network of those Abused by Priest) and male sexual abuse survivor who speaks out regularly about child sexual abuse and statute of limitations which pr||10/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitA Journey Toward Self-Compassion feat David Lohman DeVore - S2E2||In this week's episode of Journey On, D.J. talks with psychotherapist and life coach David Lohman Devore about his experience as a surivor of childhood sexual abuse. David shares on spiritual abuse, shame, and regaining a sense of self after healing fr||10/8/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit"We could not do this journey without God beside us" feat Nanette & Craig S2Bonus||In this bonus episode, D.J. talks with Nanette Kirsch, author of Denial: Abuse, Addiction, and a Life Derailed, and her husband Craig. Craig provides his perspective as a spouse witnessing the affects of the abuse his wife suffered had on her and their||10/4/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitA Journey Through Denial feat Nanette Kirsch - S2E1 - Part Two||In part-two of the premiere episode of season two of Journey On: Survivors Healing from Sexual Abuse & Assault, host D.J. Burr talks with author and survivor, Nanette Kirsch, about her personal experience as a survivor. Nanette states early on in the in||10/4/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Journey Through Denial feat Nanette Kirsch - S2E1 - Part One||In part-one of the two-part premiere episode of season two of Journey On: Survivors Healing from Sexual Abuse & Assault, host D.J. Burr talks with author and survivor, Nanette Kirsch, about her new book, Denial: Abuse, Addiction, and a Life Derailed. Na||10/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitJourney On: Season Two Trailer||This season on Journey On: Survivors Healing from Sexual Abuse & Assault, you will hear more inspiring stories of hope, resiliency, and recovery. Men and women are coming together to help one another heal from the abuse and trauma of their past. Our sto||9/21/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitOffice Mike Steven on providing the necessary support for male victims and survivors. We must #ListenBelieveRespect. S1E10||In the season one finale of Journey On: Men Healing from Sexual Abuse & Assault, host D.J. Burr talks with Patrol Officer Mike Steven of the Avon and Somerset Constabulary in the U.K. Mike is a strong advocate for male survivors. He is working diligentl||5/21/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEarlene talks what it's like to support her son, James, and his battle with the legal system and his own addictions, while coping with her own abuse history. S1E9||Listener discretion is advised. In this episode, D.J. goes off script a bit to talk with James Reyes' mom, Earlene. James' story of early childhood molestation and subsequent predatory behavior was featured on Episode Eight. Earlene insisted on giving||5/14/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitJames, survivor of early childhood abuse and sexual offender, shares his story. S1E8||Listener discretion is advised. In this episode of Journey On, D.J. talks with James Reyes – a 38-year-old from Tennessee. James shares his experience of being abused from 4yrs old to 12 years of age by three different people. James is not only an a||5/7/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitKen shares on surviving sexual abuse by his piano teacher and rising above subsequent sexual addiction. S1E7||Listener discretion is advised. In this week's episode, D.J. talks with Ken, a person in long-term recovery from early childhood sexual abuse and sexual addiction. Ken has been a longtime mentor and friend to D.J. He shares his harrowing story of abuse||5/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitGino talks surviving incest and reaching out for help via online support groups. S1E6||Listener discretion is advised. D.J. talks with Gino, a 50yr old New Yorker, who was abused by his uncle as a kid. Gino talks about the lasting impact the abuse had on him. He held onto his secret until he was 31 years old and married. Gino used online||4/24/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitAndre Bisquera, male survivor and advocate, recounts his experience as an incest survivor and the journey he's on standing up for other survivors against a dysfunctional legal system. S1E5||Listener discretion is advised. In this episode, DJ talks with Andre Bisquera who shares his experience as an incest abuse survivor and the challenges he has faced, as well as the support he provides to those in need. Andre who is working within the||4/17/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitAuthor Joe Braxton on Still Breathing: How to Regain Your Life After Being Robbed - S1E4||Listener discretion is advised. In this episode, D.J. talks with Joe Braxton. Joe is an author and advocate. His new book, Still Breathing: How to Regain Your Life After Being Robbed, chronicles Joe's struggle with realization and acceptance that he i||4/10/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitPatrick Dati, author and advocate, was raped by serial killer John Wayne Gacy as a child, and now helps people across the globe fight back against abuse and bullying. S1E3||Listener discretion is advised. . D.J. Burr talks with Patrick Dati, a survivor of the prolific serial killer, John Wayne Gacy. Patrick shares the heart-wrenching story of how he escaped the grasps of Gacy and found his way to becoming a national sp||4/3/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitLoren Michaels Harris shares what it was like to be molested within the foster care system and what it has been like to take his life back! S1E2||Listener discretion is advised. D.J. Burr interviews Loren Michaels Harris - national speaker and advocate - about his experience growing up in the foster care system, and being a survivor of childhood sexual abuse while under the care of the foster||3/27/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitJohn shares,"At 11 years old I was molested by a visiting priest." S1Bonus1||Listener discretion is advised. On this week's episode, I talk with John, a survivor of childhood sexual abuse, and person in long-term addiction recovery. John was abused from an early age by his father and his priest. Because of the abuse, John gr||3/20/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitPsychotherapist & Author D.J. Burr is a survivor of sexual abuse and sexual assault. Hear his harrowing recovery story. S1E1||Listener discretion is advised. In the premiere episode, Journey On host, D.J. Burr, shares his story of childhood sexual abuse and the journey he took to heal from the hurt and pain. D.J. is a psychotherapist in Seattle, WA; best-selling author of th||3/19/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJourney On: Men Healing from Sexual Abuse & Assault - Trailer||Journey On is a podcast for male survivors of sexual abuse and assault. We are survivors. Here our stories and share your own; you are not alone. First episode premieres Monday, March 20, 2017. Hosted by D.J. Burr - a Seattle psychotherapist and author||2/7/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
I really apprciate that this show is here. Thank you for bringing this sensitive topic to light.
Brave and courageous
This is a topic that is usually kept quiet and I appreciate the bravery and honesty of these men, who are willing to be vulneralbe and share their stories. Through letting go of the guilt and the shame, these men can heal. Kudos to you, D.J. for tacklling such a delicate subject.
Powerful stories by brave men
Journey On captures the real life stories of men who have been abused and have gone on to empower other survivors. The episodes are compelling and insightful. I was abused and I find it comforting to know I am not alone. Thank you for this podcast!