Media Interviews and Public Communications

Dr. Gartner has been quoted widely in the media. A selection of print, television, cable, radio, and Internet interviews is listed below. He is available to talk to select media reporters and interviewers. For more information or to arrange an interview, call him at 212-533-0345 or email him at rgartner@richardgartner.com

Here are links to interviews with Dr. Gartner.  For a more complete list of the media outlets where he has been interviewed or quoted, see below.

Filmmaker accuses Kevin Spacey of groping him at a bar in 2003. Television interview on ABCNews Nightline http://abcnews.go.com/Entertainment/filmmaker-accuses-kevin-spacey-groping-bar-2003/story?id=51051100

Why More Men Are Coming Forward About Sexual Assault Experiences. Interview by Cory Stieg on Refinery29.com, November 9, 2017 http://www.refinery29.com/2017/11/180425/male-sexual-assault-survivors-statistics

Listen to Understanding and Treating Sexually Betrayed Boys and Men  Interviewed by Dr. Suzanne Phillips on Psych Up Live, VoiceAmerica

Wounds of sexual abuse run deep, psychologist says Delaware County (PA), October 3, 2016

Blog describes Weberman’s ‘Ick factor’ starts as friendship. New York Daily News, Jan 19, 2013

Chairman of Poly Prep’s board of trustees Scott Smith and brother, Philip Smith, on the opposite sides of sex abuse case. Interviewed by Michael O’Keeffe, New York Daily News, Aug 5, ‘12.

The Penn State NCAA Penalties: What About The Boys? Reprinted in blog by Todd Essig, PhD, Forbes.com, July 23 ‘12.

The Sandusky Verdict: Who Would Believe a Kid? Motherlode: Living the Family Dynamic, New York Times Parenting blog by KJ Dell’Antonia, June 23, 2012

How Should We Talk to Boys About Sexual Abuse? Motherlode-Adventures in NY Times Parenting Blog by KJ Dell’Antonia. June 12 ’12

Protect Our Children: Unlocking the Mind, Interview in WABC documentary aired May 19, 2012

MaleSurvivor Responds to Reports that in 1998 Sandusky Labelled “Likely Pedophile.” MaleSurvivor Public Statement, March 28, 2012.

Mets Pitcher Joins Winning Team of The Candid Sexually Abused. Interview by Todd Essig, PhD., Forbes.com, March 28, 2012

MaleSurvivor Calls on the Boy Scouts of America to Publicly Acknowledge the Mistakes of Its Past and Commit to Establishing Clear Standards for Reporting Sexual Assault, MaleSurvivor Public Statement, Feb 27 2012

Abuse victims need time to seek justice: Syracuse case highlights shortcomings in law. NY Daily News Op Ed column, print edition, December 18 2011.

Caring For Survivors of Boyhood Sexual Abuse Is The Next Step In The Penn State Case. Article on Forbes.com, Nov 18, 2011.

An Open Letter to Mike McQueary: On the plight of the whistleblower. Grantland.com story by Jane Leavy. Nov 2011

Grown-ups Must Act Like Grown-ups. Grantland.com story by Jane Leavy, Nov 2011

Female school officials garner more attention in sexual assault cases, article in Augusta (GA) Chronicle, September 29, 2011.

Male Survivors of Childhood Sexual Abuse — Looking Through a Gendered Lens. Interviewed by Lindsey Getz, Social Work Today, March/April 2011 Issue, Vol. 11 No. 2, p. 20.

The Rape of Men. NY Times Opinion Page letter, print edition, March 5, 2011, p. A20

Stepping out from the shadows: Senator Brown speaks about childhood sexual abuse. Psychology Today’s Psychoanalysis 3.0 blog, selected by PT editors as Essential Reads in Child Development, Feb 20 2011

Talking about sexually abused boys, and the men they become. Psychology Today’s Psychoanalysis 3.0 blog, selected by PT editors as Essential Reads in Child Development, Jan 30 2011.

Healthy Minds: Recovering from Abuse — Television interview with Dr.Jeffrey Borenstein, Long Island PBS station WLIW21, January 11, 2009.

Love Among the Ruins, O! The Oprah Magazine article, October, 2008.

Abuse Victims Viewed Differently,” Associated Press, October 21, 2007, by Robert Tanner, appeared throughout the United States and internationally.

Many still don’t see women as sex predators: Boys can have trouble eliciting sympathy – when they’re willing to come forward,” Houston Chronicle, December 17, 2006, by Sarah Viren.

Hot For Teacher“, Cosmo Girl, September, 2006, by Jessica Dulong.

They Deserve It“, The Nation, July, 2006, by Dan Bell.

The Age of Consent“, Paula Zahn Now, CNN, January, 2006.

Boy Victims Loath to Tell of Sex Abuse by Women“, The Cleveland Plain Dealer, January 1, 2006, by Karen Farkas.

Hey Teacher Leave Those Kids Alone“, The Australian, December 17, 2005, by Deborah Hope and Tracy Ong.

More Women Charged in Sex Cases“, USA Today, November 30, 2005, by Wendy Koch.

A Conversation With Richard Gartner, Beyond Betrayal: Men Cope With Being the Victims“, The New York Times, March 1, 2005, by Claudia Dreifus.

Calls to sex abuse hotlines increase after scandal “, USA Today, June 19, 2002, by Janet Kornblum.

Female Child Rapists Generate Less Outrage: Why Female Sex Offenders Generate So Much Less Outrage Than Males“, ABC News.

Center to offer group therapy for sexually abused men“, Howard County Times, August 8, 2002, by Jennifer Vick.

PRINT (a partial listing): New York Times; Associated Press; Los Angeles Times; London Times; Washington Post; USA Today; The Nation; Baltimore Sun; New York Newsday; New York Review of Books; Rolling Stone; Bergen Record; Khaleej (Dubai) Times; Cleveland New Dealer; National Catholic Reporter; Houston Chronicle; Cosmopolitan; The Australian; Miami Herald; Seattle Post-Intelligencer; Salt Lake Tribune; Milwaukee Journal Sentinel; Syracuse (NY) Post Standard; Press of Atlantic City; Modesto (CA) Bee; Decatur (AL) Daily; News Virginian; Ventura County (CA) Star; Wilkes-Barre Times Leader; Santa Fe New Mexican; Lawrence (KA) Journal-World; La Crosse, (WI) Tribune;  Myrtle Beach Sun News; Defiance (OH) Crescent-News; Sault Ste. Marie Star; North Bay (ON) Nugget; Cosmo Girl, and others.

RADIO, TELEVISION, CABLE, AND INTERNET (a partial listing): NPR (Diane Rehm Show), CNN (Paula Zahn Now); CBS (The Early Show); Fox News (Geraldo at Large); WABC TV-New York; NBC News Channel; MSNBC Cable; ABC.com; HealthyPlace.com; ThinkAndAsk.com; USA Radio Network (Daybreak USA); Liberty Broadcasting Network (D. Balart’s American Radio Journal); Cable Radio Network (The AM Show); WOR (The Joey Reynolds Show, carried nationally, five appearances); WHYY (Philadelphia Public Radio); Radio 702, Johannesburg (Jenny Crwys Williams Show), and others.