About

Are you working to help parents and young people find truth and safety on the issue of pornography? The Safeguard Alliance brings leaders together to solve our common challenges, as well as provide opportunities for social support, collaboration, professional development, and shared messaging.

We welcome organizations and individuals from a variety of backgrounds who have influence with families and young people – education, health, technology, government, church leaders, nonprofits, and more.

How you can get involved:

1. Join our monthly online meetings. We meet via Zoom the second Thursday every month at 10:30 am pacific, 11:30 am mountain, 12:30 pm central, 1:30 pm eastern.

2. Join our private Facebook group for collaboration, strategy, and support. Find us at: The Safeguard Alliance CESE.

3. Attend the Coalition to End Sexual Exploitation Global Summit and meet with the Safeguard Alliance members in-person

 

If you would like to learn more, please contact Vauna Davis, General Chair of The Safeguard Alliance at vauna@reach10.org.

Members

Joint Projects

#TalkTodaySafer Tomorrow Blog Series

Video

Presentations by members of the Safeguard Alliance.

Ready or Not, Porn is Influencing the Way Teens Think About Sex and Intimacy-Natalie McAneney

The Landscape of Technology – Threats and Opportunities – Ron DeHaas

Millennials Connecting for Change- Creed Orme & Rachel Denton

The New Normal: The Threat of Sexual Predation in Dating Relationships- Haley Halverson

10 Proactive Ways to Protect Young Minds from Pornography – Kristen Jenson, Protect Young Minds

A Culture of Accountability: Shaping Behavior with Technology – Ron DeHaas

Kristen Jenson, “Porn-Proof Kids: Using a Little Brain Science to Help Children Reject Porn “

Member Articles

This is an aggregate of articles posted on the blogs of the Safeguard Alliance members. The content belongs to the individual members and does not represent the National Center on Sexual Exploitation’s views or approval.

Breaking: Nepal Bans Porn After 300% Increase in Reported Rapes Over 10 Years

Breaking: Nepal Bans Porn After 300% Increase in Reported Rapes Over 10 YearsPhoto credit to Getty Images. 4 minute read. From the very beginning, Fight the New Drug’s mission has been to educate and raise awareness on the harmful effects of pornography using science, facts, and personal accounts. Rather than discussing this issue from a […]

Nearly Half of Therapists Report Having Treated Clients for Porn-Related Problems

Nearly Half of Therapists Report Having Treated Clients for Porn-Related ProblemsThere’s a vast amount of research on the harmful effects of pornography, and it’s important that this information is accessible to the public. Weekly, we highlight a research study that sheds light on the expanding field of academic resources that showcase porn’s harms. These studies […]

Xandrino’s Story: How I Take the “Porn Kills Love” Movement to the Philippine Streets

Xandrino’s Story: How I Take the “Porn Kills Love” Movement to the Philippine StreetsMany people contact Fight the New Drug to share their personal stories about how porn has affected their life or the life of a loved one. We consider these personal accounts very valuable because, while the science and research is powerful within […]

How the United States Stacks Up in the Global Fight Against Sex Trafficking

How the United States Stacks Up in the Global Fight Against Sex TraffickingIn June of this year, the United States Department of State (DOS) issued its annual Trafficking in Persons (TIP) Report. The report, in its 18th year, highlights the sad fact that no country is free of modern day slavery. More specifically, sex trafficking […]

Shareables

ShareablesThe post Shareables appeared first on National Center on Sexual Exploitation. … read moreSource: NCOSE BlogPublished on 2018-10-01

3 Tips to Talk with the Parents of Your Child’s Porn-Viewing Friend

3 Tips to Talk with the Parents of Your Child’s Porn-Viewing FriendMy Kid Saw Porn on Another Kid’s Device at School I calmly sat across from my friend and explained to her the “Bring Your Own Technology” fiasco that had happened recently at school. As my daughter and her friend worked together on a collaborative […]

Therapeutic Disclosure: How It Can Help Your Marriage Heal

Therapeutic Disclosure: How It Can Help Your Marriage HealWhat You Don’t Know Can Hurt You Imagine you go to the doctor and learn that you might have cancer. You are sent home and told to come back next week to find out. You don’t know if you have cancer, what kind, or your prognosis. Suddenly you […]

Project_Streaming Industry

Project_Streaming IndustryThe post Project_Streaming Industry appeared first on National Center on Sexual Exploitation. … read moreSource: NCOSE BlogPublished on 2018-09-07

CESE_Safeguard Alliance Taskforce

CESE_Safeguard Alliance TaskforceThe post CESE_Safeguard Alliance Taskforce appeared first on National Center on Sexual Exploitation. … read moreSource: NCOSE BlogPublished on 2018-09-06

Accountability Is Not About Shame and Fear

Accountability Is Not About Shame and FearAsk any counselor, psychologist, or therapist, and they will all agree that accountability is essential to lasting freedom from pornography. But what, after all, is accountability? And why is it so important to recovery and healing? In the minds of many, accountability should harness the power of fear and […]

Church Governance Must Improve – It Starts at the Top

Church Governance Must Improve – It Starts at the TopChurch Governance Is Failing The recent news of abuses perpetrated by pastors and priests against children and women, and subsequent cover-ups and lack of accountable oversight, are a crushing blow to the church governance. With church attendance in rapid decline and skepticism in religious institutions increasing, […]

Good News! Project Arachnid Tracks Down Child Abuse Images and Protects Survivors

Good News! Project Arachnid Tracks Down Child Abuse Images and Protects SurvivorsImagine an “army of spiders” crawling the internet through millions of websites at lightning speed. Sound creepy? Well, yes and no!  What if the “army of spiders” was on a determined hunt to track and flag child sexual abuse material for destruction? Sound impossible? […]

Defender Program

Defender ProgramThe post Defender Program appeared first on National Center on Sexual Exploitation. … read moreSource: NCOSE BlogPublished on 2018-08-27

Test Tile Graphic

Test Tile GraphicThe post Test Tile Graphic appeared first on National Center on Sexual Exploitation. … read moreSource: NCOSE BlogPublished on 2018-08-27

Give Kids Power Over Pornography with 3 Positive Mindsets: Competence, Compassion and Communication

Give Kids Power Over Pornography with 3 Positive Mindsets: Competence, Compassion and CommunicationA girl I knew (we’ll call her Maria) was first exposed to pornography when her friend (let’s call her Sunny) pulled up an image on her phone during recess. “Look what I sent to Brian today,” Sunny said, naming Maria’s older brother. “He […]

Modesty and Smart Clothing Choices: Teaching Our Kids to Be Seen for Who They Are

Modesty and Smart Clothing Choices: Teaching Our Kids to Be Seen for Who They AreBy Jenny Webb and Mattie Barron Let’s face it: we all feel better when we like what we are wearing. When I was a college student, I found that for me, if I went to class in sloppy sweats and a ponytail, […]

Project_Out of the Shadows_Pornography + Sex Trafficking

Project_Out of the Shadows_Pornography + Sex TraffickingThe post Project_Out of the Shadows_Pornography + Sex Trafficking appeared first on National Center on Sexual Exploitation. … read moreSource: NCOSE BlogPublished on 2018-08-18

Project_Stop Trafficking Demand The Buyer

Project_Stop Trafficking Demand The BuyerThe post Project_Stop Trafficking Demand The Buyer appeared first on National Center on Sexual Exploitation. … read moreSource: NCOSE BlogPublished on 2018-08-18

Project_Stop Trafficking Demand The Buyer

Project_Stop Trafficking Demand The BuyerThe post Project_Stop Trafficking Demand The Buyer appeared first on National Center on Sexual Exploitation. … read moreSource: NCOSE BlogPublished on 2018-08-18

Sick Momo Challenge: What Parents Need to Know

Sick Momo Challenge: What Parents Need to Know  By Mary BassettThere is a new dangerous and creepy challenge spreading across social media. The “Momo Challenge”, or the “Momo Suicide Challenge”, encourages kids to hurt others, themselves, and eventually to take their own lives.The challenge has allegedly been the linked to the death of  a 12-year-old girl […]

Should Kids Describe the Porn They’ve Seen? Experts Advise Mom

Should Kids Describe the Porn They’ve Seen? Experts Advise MomThis may happen to you, so here’s some great advice to prepare you to talk with a child who tells you about exposure to porn. Many parents wonder if it helps or harms kids to share details about what they’ve seen. Recently a concerned mom, who […]

Back-to-School Anti-Bullying Strategies

Back-to-School Anti-Bullying Strategies By Courtney CagleGoing back to school is an exciting (and nervous!) time for both kids and parents. We worry about whether kids will do well in their classes, if they will get along with others, and if they will be friends with “good” kids. And of course, we often worry … read moreSource: […]

Lesson: Learning Positive Self-Talk

Lesson: Learning Positive Self-Talk In our image-obsessed culture, it is imperative that children learn how to talk kindly to themselves. Children must learn their self-worth should be based on who they are intrinsically, instead of their ability to fit into popular culture. Teaching this lesson will help you discuss your children’s current forms of … read […]

Snapchat Made Easy for Parents

Snapchat Made Easy for ParentsThe number of social media platforms is dizzying! Out of all of them, why should you pay attention to Snapchat? Because in the past couple of years, Snapchat has taken over as the clear favorite of teens. That’s right, 45% of teens say Snapchat is their go-to social network, eclipsing … […]

I knew about “stranger danger” but not the risks from family or young peers…

I knew about “stranger danger” but not the risks from family or young peers… … read moreSource: We Stand GuardPublished on 2018-08-06

Project_Church Resources

Project_Church ResourcesThe post Project_Church Resources appeared first on National Center on Sexual Exploitation. … read moreSource: NCOSE BlogPublished on 2018-07-13

Project_Fly Free from Sexual Harassment on Planes

Project_Fly Free from Sexual Harassment on PlanesThe post Project_Fly Free from Sexual Harassment on Planes appeared first on National Center on Sexual Exploitation. … read moreSource: NCOSE BlogPublished on 2018-06-26

21 Tips on How to Nurture Your Child’s Mental Health

21 Tips on How to Nurture Your Child’s Mental Health … read moreSource: We Stand GuardPublished on 2018-06-21

Out of the Shadows: Confronting the Rise of Child-on-Child Harmful Sexual Behavior

Out of the Shadows: Confronting the Rise of Child-on-Child Harmful Sexual BehaviorThe post Out of the Shadows: Confronting the Rise of Child-on-Child Harmful Sexual Behavior appeared first on National Center on Sexual Exploitation. … read moreSource: NCOSE BlogPublished on 2018-06-05

The Parent Trap: Inadvertently Reinforcing Shame

The Parent Trap: Inadvertently Reinforcing ShameBy Marilyn Evans: I’ve been thinking a lot about shame lately. And how it’s such a BIG obstacle for kids striving to let go of the compulsive habit to use porn. Shame floods the mind with negative thoughts and self-doubt. —”I’m no-good, I’m unlovable, I’m worthless, I’m stupid…” the list […]