Proper Debriefing Is A Sore Need Anger at Abusee Silence.
Understandable, But Helpful? Speaking Out Has Real Risks
"Some former devotees with accounts of male
sexual abuse by Sathya Sai Baba, and in some cases by those close to
him, accept the importance of professional counseling but so many do
not avail themselves of it, even though we do our best to organize
properly accredited, culturally appropriate and experienced
professional counseling, whether by former Sai devotee or other
therapists from wider communities. Where individuals are not able
readily to afford this, there has been no demand by professionals
"Survivors can go into denial and suppression, failing to reach out.
A humane and responsible organization would do its best to support
those who feel trepidant about seeking professional counseling as
well as those open to receiving it. The international Sathya Sai
Organization, like other groups in cover up mode, has profoundly and
repeatedly failed in the duty-of-care and accountability areas"