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Invisible scars [electronic resource].

Janis, Johnna, film director, screenwriter. (Added Author). Myers, Sergio, film director, screenwriter. (Added Author). hoopla digital. (Added Author).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (ca. 86 min.)) : sd., col.
  • Publisher: [United States] : First Run Features : 2016.

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Restrictions on Access Note: Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Directed by Johnna Janis.
Participant or Performer Note: Johnna Janis.
Summary, etc.: Childhood Sexual Abuse (CSA) causes fear, shame, and an anxiety that promotes silence. Predators rely on that silence to remain undetected, imposing a lifetime of suffering on their victims. Invisible Scars tells the story of Johnna Janis, who reveals the life-long struggle she has faced from being abused as a child. Haunted by the emotional trauma, she comes to understand how it negatively impacted her self-image, her relationships, and nearly all significant decisions in her life. Armed with this self-awareness, she faces her own demons and in the process explores the tools and resources available to help victims like her overcome the debilitating effects of CSA.
Target Audience Note: Not rated.
System Details Note: Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Janis, Johnna.
Adult child sexual abuse victims > United States > Biography.
Child sexual abuse > United States.

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