Irreverent wilderness geek, backpacker, vision quester, photographer, sexual abuse survivor, and author of:
- Innate Resistance to Sexual Abuse (Smashwords 2016).
- Gnarled Tree: PTSD and the Ancient Wisdom of Wilderness, 2nd edition forthcoming to SmashWords.
Gnarled Tree: PTSD and the Ancient Wisdom of Wilderness chronicles the story of William Katzhaus, from the crime committed against him at age six, through boyhood, and to maturity battling Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. Like a gnarled tree in the wilderness, Katzhaus endures a lifetime of struggle, but still lives on.
By understanding the ancient wisdom of wilderness and embracing the wildness w
The hypothesis that sexual abuse among humans is innate persists. Anthropological studies indicate that it is culture that accounts for the presence or absence of rape. Close examination of hunter-gatherer cultures have found very strong resistance to all forms of domination. There is greater evidence to support the hypothesis that resistance to sexual abuse is innate.