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The Imprints of Sexual Trauma: How the COVID-19 Pandemic May Trigger Survivors

Comment(s) October 16, 2020

The Imprints of Sexual Trauma: How the COVID-19 Pandemic May Trigger Survivors Sexual violence is a trauma to the body with immediate and ongoing physical, mental, and spiritual impacts, many of which have been magnified for survivors in the midst of the global COVID-19 pandemic. As a survivor, an advocate, and a Somatic Experiencing (SE) […]Read More

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Embodied Healing – Meet Our Teaching Team

Comment(s) March 28, 2020

Embodied Healing – Meet Our Teaching Team The Breathe Network’s course, Embodied Healing: Trauma-Informed Yoga and Meditation for Sexual Assault Survivors is co-taught by a team of 16 instructors, all of whom are seasoned professionals in the realms of trauma, psychology, sexual assault, yoga and meditation. We have designed this course to be an accessible and […]Read More

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Bridging Advocacy and Healing through Trauma-Informed Care Education

Comment(s) March 1, 2020

Bridging Advocacy and Healing through Trauma-Informed Care Education The body of research attesting to the benefits of holistic approaches to healing trauma grows daily. Leaders at the forefront of psychology, trauma resilience and neuroscience recommend integrating mind, body and soul into recovery, as trauma can impact a person’s entire organism, and therefore, their entire inner and outer […]Read More

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Healing Sexual Trauma: A Professional Training in Trauma-Informed Care

Comment(s) April 20, 2020

Healing Sexual Trauma: A Professional Training in Trauma-Informed Care $395.00* The Breathe Network’s online course, “Healing Sexual Trauma: A Professional Training in Trauma-Informed Care,” will offer you a unique combination of education and training co-facilitated by 20 seasoned professionals working in the realms of sexual trauma, anti-sexual violence advocacy, holistic healing and resilience building. Starts […]Read More

The ‘Spirit’ in Mind-Body-Spirit Trauma Healing

The Spirit in Mind-Body-Spirt Trauma Healing

Comment(s) December 19, 2019

The ‘Spirit’ in Mind-Body-Spirit Trauma Healing Guest Blog by Lisa Erickson I admit it: I get tired sometimes of seeing articles on how science has validated the value of yoga, mindfulness, meditation or an alternative medical or therapeutic treatment. While I am thrilled that such research has introduced these modalities to more people, particularly trauma […]Read More

How Reading The Apology Impacted Me

Five Ways Reading The Apology Impacted Me

Comment(s) August 10, 2019

Five Ways Reading ‘The Apology’ Impacted Me Guest Blog by SPT A friend, who knew that I was a sexual abuse survivor, sent me a notice about Eve Ensler’s new book, The Apology, the week that it was published.  Eve Ensler is a playwright, best known for her groundbreaking work The Vagina Monologues, which premiered […]Read More

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We Believe

Comment(s) November 28, 2016

We Believe… “Live your beliefs and you can turn the world around.” -Henry David Thoreau Whether you are just discovering The Breathe Network, or you are someone who has been involved with our work from the beginning, we want you to know about the values and concepts that shape our mission – what it is that […]Read More

Relating to Time After Trauma

Relating to Time After Trauma

Comment(s) April 2, 2014

Relating to Time After Trauma “People like us, who believe in physics, know that the distinction between past, present, and future is only a stubbornly persistent illusion.” ~Albert Einstein How does sexual violence change you? Can we actually quantify an impact that is ongoing? How do you measure injuries that move and change like tides, ebbing and […]Read More

Molly Boeder Harris

Molly Boeder Harris

Comment(s) December 10, 2012

“In 2003, Molly Boeder Harris entered the movement to end sexual violence and began a deep personal immersion into somatic trauma healing practices for her own recovery. Initially, she served as a volunteer advocate for sexual assault survivors and after a year of service, she started working professionally as a Medical and Legal Advocate. In […]Read More