Media coverage

 

KING 5 Television New Day Northwest, October 17, 2017
"The Power of Me Too." Janice Palm from Shepherd's Counseling Services and attorney Anne Bremner joined New Day today to help us understand why the words 'me too' are striking such a chord with society.
Watch the video.

 

KING 5 Television News on Facebook, October 16, 2017
#MeToo - In the wake of the Harvey Weinstein scandal, survivors of sexual harassment and abuse build a movement to break the silence. Amity Addrisi of KING 5 Television leads the way for awareness and support as she tells her story in this video, followed by a lengthy Q&A with Janice Palm.
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KUOW News and Information 94.9FM "The Record", September 14, 2017
Bill Radke asks critical questions in this 20 minute interview with Janice Palm. "There is a crisis that many of us would rather not face - childhood sexual abuse."
Listen to the interview.

 

Q13 FOX News, September 13, 2017
"Ripple-effect on child sex abuse survivors after Murray resignation," Janice Palm illuminates why survivors often keep silent.
Watch the video.

 

CBS KIRO 7 television, September 12, 2017
"Reactions after Mayor Murray announces resignation," Janice Palm brings awareness of survivor experience.
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Voice of Vashon REALTalk, September 5, 2017
"Sexual Abuse", host Susan McCabe interviews Janice Palm. This 30 minute in-depth discussion explores the effects in adult survivors' lives of the complex trauma of being sexually abused as a child.
Listen to the interview.



The Seattle Times
, February 7, 2016
"Painful reflections for victims of clergy abuse," Op-Ed by Shepherd's Counseling Services' executive director, Janice Palm. Read the article.

 

Blue City Monthly, October 2014
"Turn the Light On brings hope for victims of sexual abuse"
Discloses the impact of childhood sexual abuse and the support that therapy provides to healing for survivors, featuring interview with Shepherd's Counseling Services' executive director, Janice Palm
Read the article. [Page 16]

 

NBC KING 5 television news, March 11, 2014
Shepherd's Counseling Services' executive director, Janice Palm, is interviewed to offer insights in local case of childhood sexual abuse. "Most people don't report, even when asked....The secret stays and the shame stays and it affects relationships and decisions that are made in adulthood.” Watch the video.

 

NBC KING 5 television, New Day Northwest, September 12, 2012
Shepherd's Counseling Services is "leading the way" in preventing childhood sexual abuse through public outreach effort, Turn The Light On. Watch the video.

City Living Seattle, September 12, 2012
"Sexual abuse: The silent epidemic"
In-depth article about the epidemic of childhood sexual abuse featuring interview with Shepherd's Counseling Services' executive director, Janice Palm Read the article.

 

The Seattle Times, July 5, 2012
"Vigilance is imperative: To demonize Sandusky is to miss an important lesson" Op-Ed by Shepherd's Counseling Services' executive director, Janice Palm. Read the article.

 

97.3 KIRO FM radio, interview by Linda Thomas, June 18, 2012
"Why Adults Don't Stop Child Sex Abuse"

 

NBC KING5 television, New Day Northwest, June 13, 2012
What can adults do to keep children safe from sexual abuse? How to talk and listen to children. At the time of the Sandusky trial. Watch the video.

 

Pacific Publishing Co. publications, November 30, 2011
"Bringing an End to the Silence" A response to the Penn State story. Read the article.

 

Pacific Publishing Co. publications, April 20, 2011
"Help Bring Epidemic of Childhood Sexual Abuse Out of the Dark" The prevalence of childhood sexual abuse and the power of information. Read the article.

 

Pacific Publishing Co. publications, September 29, 2010
"Shining a Light on an Epidemic" The betrayal and silence around childhood sexual abuse, reasons for founding the community cause to Turn the Light On. Read the article.

 

NBC KING5 television, New Day Northwest, September 28, 2010
Turn the Light On Interview with Shepherd's Counseling Services on the inaugural year of this community education and awareness event. Watch the video.

 

O, The Oprah Magazine, October 2008
"Was a Man in Your Life Abused?" This sidebar features an interview with Shepherd's Counseling Services Executive Director. Read the sidebar article.

"Sexually Abused Men - Is your partner one of them?" (full article)

 

The Seattle Times, August 20, 2007
"In the Shadow of Sexual Abuse" A personal story and therapist interviews on how sexual abuse in childhood challenges adult relationships. Read the article.

 

Seattle Post Intelligencer, July 6, 2004
"Counseling Service Helps Adult Survivors of Sexual Abuse" Read the article.