Year: 2009

Sandra L. Brown, M.A. – WORKSHOP, How To Spot a Dangerous Man Before You Get Involved – Durham, NC

How To Spot a Dangerous Man Before You Get Involved – Workshop with Sandra L. Brown, M.A. What is a dangerous man? Most women would answer: one who is physically violent. But abusive behavior is often more insidious. Men who want mothers, not partners, who prey on lonely, passive women, who are mentally ill, addicted, or emotionally unavailable, or who won’t go away when asked to leave all fall into this dangerous category. In this workshop attendees will learn: How to take responsibility for their own safety How to choose men wisely How not to make the same mistake twice Red flags of a dangerous man Stories of women’s successes and failures Safe ways to get out of hazardous relationships Tools to cultivate positive and healthy relationships When: Tuesday, October 27, 2009; 9:30am-4:00pm Where: Durham Regional Hospital Auditorium, 3643 N. Roxboro Street, Durham, NC 27701 Seating is limited. Please register online at http://www.durhamcrisisresponse.org/ or call 919-403-9425 Ms. Brown holds a Masters Degree in Conseling. She has worked for 20 years in the field of Victimology …

“Time’s Up!” Network

“TIME’S UP!” This is a site you will want to read EVERY day.  Each day a different writer will bring the readers a new perspective on victim’s rights from their personal angle. Time’s Up! is a collection of bloggers who are champions for victims of crime. Through this group we hope to bring awareness to the injustices to victims and to search out solutions with an SOS to those in the capacity to make changes happen. Our writers are from all backgrounds including domestic violence, advocates and survivors, personal safety, murder, missing persons and cold cases. We also include those who are an inspiration to us through coaching, pastoring and uplifting. Time’s Up! for victims and their rights to be ignored. List of “Who’s Who” of “Time’s Up!” Jillian Maas Backman, Intuitive Life Coach, Radio Host Sandra L. Brown, MA, CEO of The Institute for Relational Harm Reduction Gaetane Borders, Psychologist, President/Peas In Their Pods Robert Carpenter, CEO New Birth Orlando, Inc. Pamela Chapman, Founder/iAscend Programs, Author Tad DiBiase, Former US Attorney, Prosecutor,”No Body Guy” …

Client Events: Susan Murphy Milano

Moving Out, Moving On:  The Book that Saves! In Honor of Domestic Violence Awareness Month,  Author and Expert Domestic Violence Strategist, Susan Murphy Milano, is offering her innovative book, Moving Out, Moving On at a discount to anyone who is in a violent relationship, or knows someone who needs to safely move away from abuse. This book is available in quantity for agencies, shelters, coalitions and any other organizations who deal with victims of abuse. For the month of October you can order a hard copy of the book which includes a CD of all of the important forms you will need to use.  The hard copy (for $15 including postage) can be ordered at the following email: contact@imaginepublicity.com Include your name, address and quantity and you will receive a quick response with further instruction. If you would like an instant EBook copy it can be ordered by going to this link: CLICK HERE The Ebook also includes samples of forms to use, as well. Moving Out, Moving On will not only save you thousands …

Client Events: Anny Jacoby

PERSONAL SAFETY TRAINING FOR FEMALES, AGES 13-65. The Realistic Female Self-Defense Company is scheduling training on Saturday, October 10th, 2-6pm at the SPONSORED location-Chapel Hill/Carrboro Chamber of Commerce, S. Estes Drive, Chapel Hill, NC. Please call, 919-225-1421 or email, anny@annyjacoby.com or anny@realisticfemaleselfdefense.com for further information and to register. Minimum 10/20 maximum participants. Registration and payment deadline is October 3, 2009. FIRST COME, FIRST SERVE BASIS. “Life Extension Insurance” – How much is your life, your daughter’s life worth? Personal Safety Training and education that you will have for the rest of your life. *No personal safety/self-defense course can guarantee you 100% but at least by investing in the education and training you will have a fighting chance. You will learn awareness, learn what the warning signs/red flags are and ultimately how to use your mind, body and spirit to ultimately physically protect and defend yourself in the event of an altercation. Physical Training is the S.P.E.A.R. System – The S.P.E.A.R. (Spontaneous Protection Enabling Accelerated Response) System is a scientifically-researched and medically-reviewed personal defense measure that …

Fresh Air Fund A Success!

I wanted to thank you for all of your help this past year spreading the word about The Fresh Air Fund. We had nearly 8,000 children enjoying their best summers yet. All of the wonderful folks who blogged, posted banners, tweeted, and joined our Facebook Page and Cause have just been amazing. We put together a video montage of images from the summer and some other fun stuff here to thank you: http://freshairfund-news.com If you’d like to share this wonderful news with your readers or followers that would be fantastic. If you haven’t become a fan or our Facebook Page, please do – facebook.com/freshairfund and our twitter handle is @freshairfund. Please shoot me back the link if you are able to post so I can share it with the rest of the team. Again, thank you so very much Sara — Sara Wilson, Fresh Air Fund sara@freshair.org http://www.freshair.org