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Resilience in the Chicago Tribune

The Chicago Tribune recently posted an article entitled, “Date rapes are hard to investigate and prosecute. A new Illinois bill would more clearly define consent in these cases.”  This article featured Resilience directors Sarah Layden and Mariá Balata, experts in this field.  You can read the full article here.

Women of Color Support Group

This is a closed 8-week virtual support group that will be a space for survivors of sexual violence who self-identify as women of color to learn healthy coping skills to be able to navigate through the effects of trauma, and how intersectionality and culture may make it difficult to navigate healing due to factors such as systemic racism, lack of access to appropriate mental health care, etc. In this group, we will not process traumatic details of a sexual assault, rather support one another through empowerment, empathy, and a feminist-multicultural approach to therapy.  Continue reading “Women of Color Support Group” »

Upcoming Events

Queer Survivor Support Group

This virtual support group is for queer survivors of sexual assault of all genders. Ages 18+. Participants will have the opportunity to share, grow, learn, and heal in relationship with […]

Open Art Studio

Take care of yourself and connect with others by dropping-in to Open Art Studio. This 6-week virtual series is open to adult survivors of sexual violence 18+, all genders welcome. […]

Queer Survivor Support Group

This virtual support group is for queer survivors of sexual assault of all genders. Ages 18+. Participants will have the opportunity to share, grow, learn, and heal in relationship with […]

Open Art Studio

Take care of yourself and connect with others by dropping-in to Open Art Studio. This 6-week virtual series is open to adult survivors of sexual violence 18+, all genders welcome. […]