Jessa (Duggar) Seewald Breaks Social Media Silence Following Molestation Scandal, Shares Ultrasound Photo
The expectant mother is working to "regain some semblance of normalcy," as a source close to the situation previously told PEOPLE
It looks like Jessa is taking back control of her life after coming forward as one of brother Josh‘s molestation victims. Of five, four were his sisters – Jill (Duggar) Dillard also came forward – and the women have been laying low ever since the scandal broke on May 21.
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However, as a source previously told PEOPLE, Jessa and Jill “had planned on sharing many milestones with the public, [and] are hopeful that they may be able to regain some semblance of normalcy and be able to share their happiness with people.”
This is the first time that Jessa – an active user of social media – has spoken out since the scandal, save for her interview alongside Jill on The Kelly File.
While the girls were adamant in insisting that they have forgiven their brother and that the family has moved on, what happened to them was “not like falling and scraping your knee where it bleeds, it scabs, it heals over,” Gail Wyatt, Ph.D., director of the University of California, Los Angeles, Sexual Health program, previously told PEOPLE.
“It’s not a normal childhood experience in that sense, that you can blow it off and assume there won’t be repercussions because of it,” she said. “That Josh apologized is important but does not suggest everything is okay.”