If your partner has had sexual trauma, what is the best way to support them? That’s what Ashley Manta tackles in this clip, starting with her own experience of not-so-supportive family members. She outlines more constructive strategies for giving partners what they need – no more and no less. Ashley also recommends resources such as “Allies in Healing”, a book written for the partners of trauma survivors.
Ducky Doolittle talks about how to deal with the sometimes-awkward subject of your man’s body hair and odor. She explains that there’s no need to make a big deal about the former, but that the latter may be a sign of something more serious. An unpleasant scent from your man “…may be a sign of depression or infection, but is always treated with compassion”, she explains along with much more.