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Dealing With Doxing

Adult performers can face various forms of cyber-bullying. One of those is doxing or doxxing: the practice of gathering and publishing personal or private information about someone on the internet. For an adult performer, this might include your legal name, your...

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Anti-Cyberbullying: Online Reputation Management

Not only does cyberbullying have an adverse mental health impact, but it can also have real ramifications in regard to reputation. The graphic above highlights a few tips for managing reputation in light of an online attack. Everyone's approach to dealing with online...

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Honoring the Memory of Dave Slick

The Adult Performer Advocacy Committee wishes to honor the passing of 26-year-old adult film performer and webcam model Dave Slick, who lost his life this past weekend while attending an adult industry trade show in Chicago. APAC would like to acknowledge how valued...

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Cyberbullying and Mental Health

Even though the internet has become a great tool to connect people from all walks of life across the world, this tool can also be used by individuals to harm others. Cyberbullying and online harassment can be just as negatively impactful on mental health as real-life...

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APAC Statement on the Passing of Tasha Jones

May 14, 2018—Los Angeles—The adult industry mourns Tasha Jones, the Canadian performer. Jones passed away on May 12, 2018, as reported by the family. She is remembered for her kind, open, and genuine personality. APAC extends our deepest condolences to Jones’s family...

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APAC Statement on the Passing of Olivia Lua

January 20, 2018—Los Angeles—The adult industry mourns Olivia Lua, the 23-year-old performer. We have lost community members, peers, friends, and loved ones. There is no way to simplify the complexity of these performers’ lives, deaths, and the vacuum left behind in...

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Sex Worker Friendly Mental Health Support Directory

We encourage those looking to connect with a mental health professional to do research on and correspond with mental health professionals of interest to find the right match. The process of improving mental health and navigating mental health challenges is not linear...

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APAC Statement on the Passing of Olivia Nova

January 9, 2018—Los Angeles—Today, we mourn the passing of Olivia Nova at age 20. Our hearts go out to her family, friends, and loved ones affected by this terrible loss. Despite her brief time in the industry, she made an impression of warmth and joy on those around...

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Mental Health and Cyberbullying in the Adult Industry

December 16, 2017—Los Angeles—It has come to our attention that the recent suicides in our industry are being processed in a manner that may be harmful to other performers. Both mental health and cyberbullying are real issues that need to be approached professionally,...

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