I'm so excited, but a little nervous about starting my first podcast. I believe we don't talk enough about certain issues and some we give to much attention. My objective is to enlighten those who don't know the signs and statistics of dating violence, domestic violence, sexual assault, human trafficking and maternal health care issues. … Continue reading It’s Here!,Telling You’re Stories With Trina. Podcast
Allison was a beautiful ray of sunshine in my life. The life of an Army wife can get lonely at times – moving around so much, searching for new friends, and trying to make a strange house and new town feel like home. A mil-spouse herself, Allison knew the struggle, and reached out to my … Continue reading Knowing When To Get Help. New Mom Takes Her Own Life After Silent Battle With Postpartum Depression:
Many people of all ages don't recognize that they are in an abusive relationship. We have a checklist of abusive behavior for people of all ages on our Signs of Abuse page. Below are some warning signs of teen and young adult dating violence specifically. Does your partner: — Read on http://www.womenslaw.org/about-abuse/abuse-specific-communities/information-teens-and-young-adults/basic-info-and-1
This is a message I never thought I would have to post because I thought I knew the signs what to look for and everything in between because I'm a victim advocate but listen to this story. You wake up one morning going to the gas station to fill your car up your happy smiley … Continue reading Why Did My Hello, Have To Be Misunderstood.
Since the second-wave feminist movement of the 1960s, ’70s and ’80s to the debate over reproductive rights and the global phenomenon of #MeToo, a number of social and political factors have brought increased attention to issues of sexual violence and assault. Unfortunately, the problem endures: Today, it is estimated that 1 in 6 American women … Continue reading What is affirmative consent, and how is USC combatting sexual violence?