Community Involvement

Sexual violence can be devastating to all of us–individuals, families, and communities as a whole. That’s why Hope For The Journey is committed to engaging the public and partnering organizations in efforts to end sexual violence.

Research shows that when a community has access to evidenced-based sexual education and mental health services, members of that community have a better chance to heal sexual abuse wounds and protect against sexual aggression.

 

Community Support

 

Together, we can do great things. Hope For The Journey is committed not only to providing the best sexual abuse treatment for the Austin-area, but also to supporting our local and global community partners. As such, we pledge 1% of gross profits to local non-profits also working to end and heal sexual violence in Central Texas.

Calendar of Community Engagements

 

2019 Contemporary Relationships Conference Workshop Presentation

“10 Things All Partners of Sexual Trauma Survivors Should Know For a Fulfilling Relationship”
Saturday, May 4, 2019, from 2:15 – 3:15PM, CST

Come join us learn about how to make contemporary relationships work! This is going to be a knock-out conference right here in Austin, TX with keynote speaker Terry Real. Our founder will be presenting (see above), along with several other dynamic presenters. Click here for more information.

In Service Training at Mighty Kids Occupational and Physical Therapy

Thursday July 25, 2019

This is a training for the fabulous physical therapists and occupational therapists at Mighty Kids Occupational and Physical Therapy in Round Rock, TX. We will be teaching Mighty Kids’ staff how to recognize the signs that a child is experiencing a traumatic reaction to a PT or OT intervention. We will discuss typical triggers involved in physical touch and body movements associated with kids who have been sexually abused. We will then focus on knowing when to stop and use grounding/coping skills to lower the child’s anxiety levels. Then will discuss how to adjust treatment plans to avoid this continuing to happen, as well as when to make a referral for counseling services.

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Round Rock, TX 78665

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