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Groups & Classes

The Balanced Relationships Project

The Balanced Relationships Project In this Project we intend to give participants tools for creating Balanced Relationships, relationships in which all parties experience being Seen, Heard, Mattered, Included, and Empowered. Many of us grew up in families and communities where we experienced dominance by one person over others or one group over others  ...

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New Thursday Night Support Group

New Thursday Night Group Available An education and support group for survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault Purpose of the group ~To inform abused persons of their options- not to make decisions for them ~To allow victims and survivors to express feelings in a confidential, supportive atmosphere ~To surround the participant by others who  ...

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Transforming Our Culture of Violence

  This training will focus on: Deconstructing our conscious or unconscious culture of violence Future trainings will focus on: Ways to move away from perpetuating that violence and Communicating in a language of a balanced human system This training will benefit first responders, community agency staff members and volunteers, parents, and anyone in  ...

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Women’s Self-Defense Course

Rape Aggression Defense (RAD) Systems Basic Self-Defense Course For Women R.A.D (Rape Aggression Defense) Systems for Women is a nationally recognized program of realistic, self-defense tactics and techniques.  RAD’s program objective is to develop and enhance the options of self defense so they may become viable considerations to the woman who is  ...

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Write Your Story Workshop

Jan Fishler’s “A Pathway to Healing Trauma” For women ages 16 and up The Write Your Story Workshop is a simple process that works for everyone. By tapping into the power of the subconscious, our stories come to life and practically write themselves. For many, the process of writing is therapeutic, especially when the focus is on  ...

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Children’s Art Circle

This is a safe space where art is used as a healing tool to help children who have experienced trauma express themselves, explore their feelings and create. The group is for ages 5-12 and held at the DVSAC office every Monday 3:30-4:30pm. Please call the office in advance. Ask for Allison. 272-2046

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