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April 7th: Trauma-Sensitive Yoga

April 13th: Self-Defense and Body Empowerment Workshop
6:30pm| Register by noon on April 13th

April 29th: Denim Day
Please wear denim in honor of survivors of sexual assault.  Tag us on social media!

April 30th: Virtual Take Back the Night
8pm EST | You must register in advance!


International Student Support 

Rape Counselors of East Alabama

Safe Harbour

Reading List

  • Available on Bookshop:
    • Know My Name by Chanel Miller (MS; memoir)
    • Not That Bad: Dispatches from Rape Culture by Roxanne Gay (MS; memoir)
    • The Body Keeps the Score by Bessel Van der Kolk (MS; healing/education)
    • Healing Sex: A Mind-Body Approach to Healing Sexual Trauma by Staci Haines (MS; healing/education)
    • The Sexual Healing Journey: A Guide for Survivors of Sexual Abuse by Wendy Maltz (MS; healing/education)
    • We Believe You: Survivors of Campus Sexual Assault Speak Out by 
    • Dear Sister: Letters From Survivors of Sexual Assault by Lisa Factora-Borchers
    • Trauma and Recovery by Judith Herman
    • Sister Outsider by Audre Lorde
    • The Princess Saves Herself in This One by Amanda Lovelace
    • Milk & Honey by Rupi Kaur
    • The Witch Doesn’t Burn in This One by Amanda Lovelace
    • Flux by Orion Carloto
    • Aphrodite Made Me Do It by Trista Mateer
    • What is a Girl Worth? My Story of Breaking the Silence and Exposing the Truth about Larry Nassar and USA Gymnastics (memoir)
  • Free RBD e-books:
    • #MeToo by New York Times Editorial Staff
    •  Campus Sexual Assault by Lauren J. Germain
    • Cry Rape by Bill Lueders
    • Rape New York by Jana Leo
    • Take It As a Compliment by Maria Stoian
    • Unbreakable by Jane Caro (Editor); Tanya Plibersek (Forward by)
  • Free Online:
  • Podcasts and videos:
    • Anatomy of Doubt, This American Life (MS; based on the longform article “An Unbelievable Story of Rape” which was later adapted to the Netflix series “Unbelievable”)
    • Believed Podcast – Michigan Public Radio