This past Tuesday when Dr. Laura Berman from the Oprah Radio Network (OWN) had me on as her guest expert, the mother of a teenage survivor of sexual assault called into the show. The sexual assault occurred 2 years ago and now the daughter is a teenager. The Mom was asking how to help her […]
April is Sexual Assault Activism Month across the country. As we promised yesterday, each day we are posting a special message, photo, and/or video in honor of all survivors. The theme this year is “Its Time” and so we share with you IT’S TIME TO ASK FIRST. Enjoy the music video below. Remember to […]
April is Sexual Assault Awareness ACTIVISM Month. Do something unique each day to honor survivors and/or to create positive influence toward reducing sexual assault. Starting today, we promise to post one unique image, video, and/or other outlet to promote April as Sexual Assault Activism Month. Join us by sharing your comments in the LEAVE A […]
A big THANKS goes out to ALL the students yesterday in Cleveland high schools who made Valentine’s Day special for all the right reasons (respect and caring for all people). Watch the video below and LEAVE YOUR FEEDBACK in the Comments Section!! P.S. Remember to LEAVE YOUR FEEDBACK in the Comments Section!!
Often educators, parents and activists share with me that one of their daily struggles is finding a way to connect with teenagers and others not involved in this work, especially with the important issues of consent, bystander intervention, sexual assault, and support survivors. Learn a simple technique in this episode of DSP TV. You might […]
The controversy surrounding the show “Skins” on MTV is being discussed on TV, blogs, and in print around the country. Parents and parenting organizations are protesting and boycotting. One major advertiser has already pulled Ads from being aired during the show. In this episode of DSP TV, we discuss a component of the show most are not talking about. After watching the video below, SHARE your thoughts in the COMMENTS section.
When it comes to The King’s Speech, we provide a fun challenge for you in this episode of DSP TV:
In today’s episode of DSP TV, discover a strong examples of students INTERVENING while the media and news outlets focus on the disturbing side of the case involving Oak Park – River Forest High School in the Chicago area.
Have you heard about the recent Perrish Cox sexual assault case? He is an NFL player with the Denver Broncos who has been CHARGED with felony sexual assault. The criminal report occurred on October 28th and charges were recently brought forward against him.
How often have you heard a teenager, student, and/or parents make statements such as, “All guys are jerks” and/or “All girls are trouble“? Often people use derogatory generalizations to scare younger individuals from dating and/or to help a friend “feel better” after being unhappy in a relationship. Watch this episode of DSP TV to see […]