Kristen Andersen

Name: Kristen Andersen

Location: Broward, County, Florida, USA

Distance Willing to Travel: Any

About Kristen: Kristen is a genealogist, writer, speaker and member of Making Daughters Safe Again. She was featured in the documentary, Who Will Love Me? Four Stories of Mother- Daughter Sexual Abuse, and will appear in a documentary about female sexual offenders that will be released Fall 2013. She has also done radio and newspaper interviews, sharing her experiences as a survivor. Kristen is available to speak about her personal experiences healing from mother-daughter sexual abuse, stopping the cycle of inter-generational abuse, the process of eating disorder recovery, and faith as part of the healing process. She is also available to answer questions after documentary screenings. Kristen enjoys traveling and experiencing the good that every culture has to offer.

Possible talk Titles:

Reclaiming: Learning how to live after mother-daughter sexual abuse 

Turning a New Leaf: Breaking the cycle of inter-generational abuse 

Where Were You When I Needed You?: Faith and recovery from sexual abuse

Recovering My Voice: Exploring the relationship between mother-daughter sexual abuse and eating disorders

Fee: Travel expenses plus donation to MDSA

Possible audience size: Any

Target Audience: Abuse survivors, Women's Studies classes, psychology classes or groups, conferences on child sexual abuse

Availability: Submit request for availability