Joshua

Regaining confidence after an attack

From Carol-Beth's journal, when Joshua was 10... A couple of weeks ago we spent a few days with some dear friends of ours. We love to spend time with them and their kids and our kids get along so well that we won't hear from any of them for hours. The very first night we… Continue reading Regaining confidence after an attack

Mom

The anger that comes when innocence is taken

Sometimes when you are hurting, it seems everyone else is farther along. Everyone else has it figured out. The Scott family is doing well now, but here's a glimpse of Carol-Beth's thoughts shortly after the attacks. Know that you are not alone...  The thing is, it never stops hurting. When I see people taking risks… Continue reading The anger that comes when innocence is taken

The Not Destroyed Family

How to get your child to name the sexual abuser

It's human nature to want your child to name his or her abuser right away, but many won't be ready. It’s important to realize from the very beginning that you will never feel confident of your child’s truth if you feed her any information.  Also, your word will not hold up in a court of… Continue reading How to get your child to name the sexual abuser

Mom, The Not Destroyed Family

Carol Beth Scott, the NOT Destroyed Mom

Carol-Beth Scott has been a dance instructor, counselor, travel agent, choreographer, gymnastics coach, entrepreneur and children’s pastor.  She has combated violence, lived in fear and planned her escape.  Now she is at peace, lives and loves abundantly, and walks in faith.  Her calling and journey has always been parenthood. While other girls dreamed of their… Continue reading Carol Beth Scott, the NOT Destroyed Mom