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Domestic Abuse Awareness for Colleges and Professional Organizations
Domestic or gender-based violence can happen to anybody: what you need to know
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Story: I experienced domestic abuse as a well-educated, professional woman–something that I had never expected, and was not prepared for. I have learned that nobody is immune to suddenly being on the receiving end of extreme cruelty. Through my presentation, I help young adults and professionals stop reacting to the feeling of embarrassment and start untangling the issues that needs to be ...

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Travels From: New York, NY
Fee Range: Available Upon Request

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Shattered By The Darkness
Putting the Pieces Back Together Again After Child Abuse
  

After enduring daily sexual child abuse for over 12 years, can there be any hope? In Shattered by the Darkness: Putting the Pieces Back Together after Child Abuse author Dr. Gregory Williams shares his dark and horrific childhood of sexual abuse and the 50 year journey of trying to put the pieces of his life back together again. The vital lessons learned in the process of finally steppi...

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Travels From: Houston, TX
Fee Range: Varies

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Male Survivors of Sexual Abuse - Ramping Up the Dialog
Now is the Time to Keep the Shining the Light
  

My presentations are anywhere from 8 to 90 minutes long. During these presentations, I cover two main components: 1) The struggles I endured, as a model for what is underestimated to be one in six men: signs missed, triggers, grooming and how to exist (or try to) living with the realization of being abused. There are many men out there who have a hard, even impossible time functioning in so...

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Travels From: Albany, NY
Fee Range: Varies

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Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Intimate Partner Violence, and the Military War Veteran
Living Life Without Trauma
  

As the overall statistics for Intimate Partner Violence in the United States has declined over the past 15 years, statistics for Intimate Partner Violence involving people associated with the military are on the rise. According to the San Francisco Times (2014), “Research has found that veterans diagnosed with PTSD were "significantly more likely to perpetrate violence toward their partners," w...

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Travels From: Silver Spring, MD
Fee Range: Available Upon Request

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Reframing Workplace Mental Health
“The last great stigma is the stigma of mental illness.” - Tipper Gore
  

It is estimated that about one in five Americans will experience a diagnosable mental disorder in any given year. It is extremely likely you will encounter someone in your workplace who lives with a diagnosed mental disorder. In addition, you will encounter others who are experiencing distress, facing a mental health challenge, or struggling with substance use issues and yet these concerned are ...

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Travels From: Milwaukee, WI
Fee Range: Available Upon Request

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