As we age, everyone has a question that makes them wince and remember. A question on an intake form, or that strangers unexpectedly throw at you that you’d prefer not to answer. For me, it’s “where did you go to college?” It was Freshman year. My world was as big as my appetite – minimal and […]
Purple Dot Yoga Project
SUPPORTING AND EMPOWERING INDIVIDUALS AFFECTED BY DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AND TRAUMA USING YOGA AS A HEALING TOOL
1 in 4 women experience severe physical violence from an intimate partner at some point in their lifetimes.
Over 15 million children witness violence in their homes each year.
24 people per minute are victims of rape, physical violence or stalking by an intimate partner in the United States – more than 12 million women and men over the course of a year.
MEET OUR TEACHERS
We have a network of teachers that support in the healing of individuals affected by domestic violence and trauma.
All of our teachers are hand selected and have received their certification in our PDYP Trauma Informed Yoga Teacher Training in addition to their 200 hour YTT,
Make A Donation
Your donation makes an impact and goes directly to our healing programs to help transform people from victims to survivors and survivors to thrivers.
Our volunteers are the driving force behind our organization and we consider our volunteers an extension of our family. Without our volunteers, very little would be possible. To learn more about ways to get involved, click below.
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#PowerfulWomenProfile features strong, powerful women that inspire. Rachel Brathen, better known as yoga_girl on Instagram is a force to be reckoned with. Take POWERFUL and INSPIRING mix it together with humble and down to earth and you have this Swedish Native that currently resides in Aruba. Yoga_girl is the Yoncé of the yoga world… there is […]
#SurvivorStories are stories sent in by survivors affected by abuse in the hopes that individuals will get a sense of community and know that their stories hold value and ring true to so many, and for readers to understand the impact of Domestic Violence and that it touches us all. The story below was sent […]