All posts tagged: National Stalking Awareness Month

Anny Jacoby’s Appearances for National Stalking Awareness Month

January is National Stalking Awareness Month Stalking is a repetitive pattern of unwanted, harassing or threatening behavior committed by one person against another.  Acts include: telephone harassment, being followed, receiving unwanted gifts, and other similar forms of intrusive behavior.  All states and the Federal Government have passed anti-stalking legislation.  Definitions may vary state-to-state but most define stalking as “the willful, malicious, and repeated following and harassing of another person that threatens his or her safety”. Anny Jacoby Anny Jacoby, Personal Safety Expert and Certified Self-Defense Coach, will be making appearances to enhance awareness during January, National Stalking Awareness Month. Anny’s mission is to reach out to every avenue available to teach these skills at the corporate level, to emergency services, victim support groups and agencies, schools, colleges and health service providers. Her professional programs are designed for every age group from children to seniors, as well as a program designed specifically for the disabled. Lavinia Masters Lavinia Masters serves as a speaker, volunteer and Sexual Assault Response Team Member for Denton County Friends of the …

Lyn Twyman Welcomes Dawn V Martin: National Stalking Awareness Month

January is National Stalking Awareness Month. There is an estimated 3.4 million adults alone that will be victims of stalking each year in the U.S. In 1997, Dawn V. Martin, Esquire, a former Howard University law professor, was stalked by a random serial stalker named Leonard Harrison. Her ill fated chance encounter just for doing her job as an educator and what became of her career because of the stalking changed her life forever. Dawn has now become a nationally recognized advocate for all stalking victims. She will share her personal story of fear and resiliency coming out of this tumultuous experience. Where is the help for these victims? What do you do if you find yourself a victim of stalking? This week’s program of Lyn Twyman’s Courage Empowerment Forum is dedicated to all victims and survivors of stalking whose stories we do not know. Tune in Tuesday, January 11th at 9 PM Eastern, 6pm Pacific for this great interview! Go to the link and listen live every Tuesday night!www.party934.com About Dawn V. Martin Dawn …