Resilience Fall Support Groups

Resilience Fall Support Groups

Resilience Fall Support Groups Resilience: Advocates for Ending Violence is offering virtual support groups to provide survivors of domestic and sexual violence an opportunity to connect and share personal experiences and feelings, discuss coping strategies, and find...
Behind the Screens: Digital Dating Abuse

Behind the Screens: Digital Dating Abuse

Behind the Screens: Digital Abuse By Lesley Coghill, LMSW  The predominant way for us to pull together during this period of social distancing is to connect online and through technology. The world is staying connected by sharing fun videos, having Zoom meetings and...
Domestic Violence & Technology Safety

Domestic Violence & Technology Safety

Domestic Violence and Technology Safety By Resilience Lead Shelter Advocate, Allyson  The Dangers of Technology While technology can be an incredibly useful tool that helps bring people together, it can also be used as a controlling tactic in an abusive relationship....
When Staying Home Isn’t Safe

When Staying Home Isn’t Safe

When Staying Home isn’t Safe  Resilient Spaces Program Facilitator, Holly Jasinski, MS RYT    At the end of March, Governor Gretchen Whitmer signed the “Stay Home, Stay Safe” Executive Order. This order requires Michigan businesses to temporarily suspend all...
How COVID-19 Impacts Domestic Violence Survivors

How COVID-19 Impacts Domestic Violence Survivors

How COVID-19 Impacts Domestic Violence Survivors Resilience Program Director, Megan Hennessey, LMSW  Domestic violence is about power and control. It is not limited to physical abuse. It includes psychological abuse, emotional abuse and manipulation tactics one person...