Victim Testimony/Annual Report June 2013Support Person TestimonySurvivor Testimony"Opening the Floodgates"
June 2, 2011 CNS“Both Robert and Riggins said they were willing to talk to a reporter because they feel strongly that other victims of clergy sexual abuse need examples and encouragement to seek out the kind of assistance they found in the diocesan support program.”
Victim Testimony/Annual Report April 2011
"When I began this article describing my journey from victim to survivor of sexual abuse...." More
November 3, 2010
"Teresa Pitt Green sat in her car in the church parking lot. She watched parishioners walk up the steps to Mass. It was so easy for them, she thought." More
March 25, 2010
"2010 marks my fifth anniversary in the Victims Assistance Program of the Diocese of Arlington." More
October 7, 2009
"A private retreat was recently held at St. Ann Church in Arlington for victims of abuse by priests and others in authority in the Church." More
Victim Survivor Testimonial" March 27, 2008 "Pat Mudd, the Victims Assistance Coordinator for the Diocese of Arlington, asked me if I would be willing to share my experience as a victim of child sexual abuse by a member of the clergy. "More
"One Telephone Call"
March 1, 2007
"I first spoke to Pat Mudd the Monday after our Holy Father, John Paul II, had died. Seeking a service for him, I came upon a section of the Diocese of Arlington’s website that mentioned a Victims Assistance Coordinator." More
"A Survivor in the Arlington Diocese"
May 4, 2006
"Being a survivor of child sexual abuse at the hands of priests, I lived my Catholic life like a nameless beggar making rounds through a dark, bitter night." More >
"A Path to Healing: The Story of a Victim of Clergy Sexual Abuse"
May 5, 2005
"Joe (name has been changed) was 11 years old when he was sexually abused by a priest in another diocese in 1957. Forty-eight years later, Joe sat with his wife, Maggie, in the back row of a small day chapel in a quiet church." More >
Contact Us: firstname.lastname@example.org
Victim Assistance CoordinatorsPatricia Mudd, MSW, ACSW
Tel: 703-841-2537Rosa Colello, MA
Tel: 703-841-2759Aneliz Sipe, MA. L.P.C
Tel: 703-841-2530Diocese of Arlington
200 N. Glebe Road, Suite 901
Arlington, VA 22203
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