Surviving Spirit News & Events
Welcome to the News & Events Section of our website. We have two parts to this, one
is for matters of interest that pertains specifically to what the Surviving Spirit
is doing and the other part is to share information on what other organizations and
individuals are doing that concerns their events, conferences, advocacy and creative
If you have news or an upcoming event to share, please let us know.
Talk About Abuse to Liberate Kids - TAALK-a-thon from January 7, 2012 to January 7, 2013
You can hear Surviving Spirit Board member Michael Skinner and Surviving Spirit musician/artist Cici Porter and many more fellow advocates speaking out against sexual abuse via this link for the TAALK-a-thon [Talk About Abuse to Liberate Kids]- scroll down a bit and you'll find Michael's interview [27 minutes long] Dec 10th - "Sometimes Abuse is a Package Deal - The Ace Study showed that one third of the population being studied experienced at least one category of childhood trauma. Join us as we learn from a victim of multiple types of abuse what childhood was really like, how it impacted him as an adult and how he has triumphantly overcome his past." & Cici's on December 11th - "The Journey to Wholeness - There's no better way to understand the impact of child sexual abuse than to experience the pain and healing through the angelic voice of a survivor. You will be moved to anger and to tears as you join Cici on her journey, as she shares it with you through song."
You can learn more about Cici and Michael at our Speakers' Bureau and web store
The Voice of America radio show interviews Surviving Spirit Michael Skinner from January 1, 2012 to January 3, 2013
The Voice of America radio show interviews Board member Michael Skinner [54 minutes long] - "Our guest today will share a brief background on himself, where he's from, family of origin and how what happened in his family affected his life, his health [PTSD, depression, physical health issues - back, mild brain trauma] and his musical career and how this all tied in to help him create the Surviving Spirit to help those impacted by trauma, abuse and mental health."