These are a few resources that have been helpful for my clients, friends, and family. Feel free to offer suggestions of other resources that have worked for you.
The Access Fund
https://www.accessfund.org/ The Access Fund advocates for climbers mainly through conservation education, land acquisition, its stewardship, and its protection.
End Violence Against Women International
https://evawintl.org/ Based in Colville, WA, they work with professionals inside and outside the criminal justice system, seeking to improve outcomes for victims and pursue accountability for their assailants.
Learning Disabilities of America
https://ldaamerica.org/ An on-line educational and resource center for people with learning disabilities and their families.
Open Dialogue Pacific
Our institute’s ongoing mission is to bring the Open Dialogue approach to professionals, experiencers, and their families during tough times. This approach encourages the involvement of family and community in support of to those in crisis.
Pacific University's Master of Fine Arts in Writing
https://www.pacificu.edu/mfa-writing Want to get your voice on the page? Pacific University's Master of Fine Arts in Writing program is a low residency program with an emphasis on the creative process. Award-winning writers will work closely with you to support and inspire your emerging craft and voice.
https://ptsdunited.org/ A center that offers online support and education for combat and non-combat-related trauma.
https://cptsdfoundation.org/ Their overarching vision is to break the cycle of complex relational trauma by providing the safety, life skills, relational education, and reparative experiences for survivors.
https://ronitplank.com/ Among her other resources, “Let’s Talk Memoir” is Ronit Plank’s latest podcast offering us readers and writers. The podcasts feature interviews with memoirists that inform us about the writing process, its challenges, and insights gained along the way.
Victim Rights Law Center
https://victimrights.org/ The center provides free, comprehensive legal services for sexual assault victims with civil legal issues. They are based in Massachusetts and Oregon. They also train professionals nationwide to improve the response to sexual violence and have links to information and other resources.
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