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Gail Gardner Victim Service Center Podcast Interview

This week on the Victim Service Center Podcast we are talking about Survivor to Thriver: How Victims of Sexual Violence Define Themselves.

On this episode we have joining us Gail Gardner: Gail is a member of VSC’s Speaker’s Bureau and is an author of two books: “Woman to Woman: Gleaning Inspirational Insight from our Biblical Mothers” and

“Healing Scriptures: Declaring and Affirming God’s Love”. As a survivor of Sexual Assault and Abuse, Gail is passionate about mentoring women through engagement, faith, encouragement, inspiration, and empowerment…


Play Video about Rena Romano Tedx Talk

Healing From Sexual Abuse Can Start With One Word | Rena Romano | TEDxOcala

After Rena Romano gained the courage to speak out about her experience of childhood sexual abuse, she discovered that few victims have the same supportive experience. This compelling talk reveals a new approach allowing each of us to aid sexual abuse survivors to lead healthy, happy, productive lives. “How you and I react and speak to sexual abuse survivors can make a difference in whether we shut down or get help,” Romano says. “If healing begins by telling, then we must make telling safe!” Discover how in this talk by a woman who learned by living it.

Author and Mindset Coach, Rena Romano is a Survivor and Advocate for Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse…

Trigger Warning: In these videos we will be discussing sensitive topics such as Sexual Assault. It’s important to take care of yourself while listening. Some suggestions are listening while you’re in a healthy head space or knowing who you can reach out to if you become upset. Our 24/7 helpline for crisis calls based out of Central Florida is 407-500-HEAL. By contacting the National Hotline at 1-800-656-4673 you can get support and learn about your local resources. There is always someone ready to help.