Dr. Tom Curran interviews Pediatrician Dr. Deborah Rodriguez to share her survivor-testimony of childhood clergy sex abuse and to discuss the work of the Maria Goretti Network. Dr. Rodriquez talks about how to minister to survivors of abuse and explores the 4 R’s of trauma informed healing: Realize, Recognize, Respond, and avoid Re-traumatize.
Dr. Tom Curran celebrates All Hallows Eve by praying the St. Michael Prayer and a Protection and Healing prayer by Fr. Bob Hilz, TOR. Tom reads testimonies from Sound Insight podcast listeners regarding the recent sexual assault clergy scandal.