Recommended Resources 2020

Recommended Resources 2020

This is a very short list of my top recommendations for anyone who wants to start reading about these topics. The body of knowledge and literature is growing exponentially. If you have a particular question about a topic or want recommendations to go further, please...

Strengthening Your Services

The survivors of abuse and exploitation who receive services from assistance programs (APs) are precious and we all want to see their transformation to being thriving and independent people. This is a long process, involving people across multiple disciplines who...

Bridge Guides are now in Russian!

I am very glad to announce that the Bridge Guides have now been translated into Russian Language! If you are interested in receiving a link for downloading these, and learning about other resources available, please contact me. “Bridge Guides” are documents to help...

Workshops in Laos

Earlier this month I returned to Laos to continue work on a couple of projects there. Village Focus International and a local government hospital sponsored a three-day workshop in Pakse (Southern Laos) on health and human trafficking for health care professionals and...

Sex Trafficking and the “P” word

People used to ask me whether or not by reaching out and helping prostituted women – women still in “the life” – I was actually enabling and facilitating them to remain in that life. Fortunately I don’t hear that question any more – but I’m sure it still comes up. No,...