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Offer: Training Opportunity in Washington DC: Personal Safety, Sexual Assault Avoidance and Self-Care for Journalists and Human Rights Defenders

Designed specifically for journalists, human rights defenders and other professionals who frequently operate in potentially hostile environments, this four-hour course is being offered for the first time in Washington, D.C. You have a choice of four different Sundays this spring. The studio is two blocks from either the Chinatown Metro or Metro Center.

Learn to:

* Reduce the risk of assault in different environments and situations

* Escape or avoid an assault, including sexual assault, whenever possible

* Practice self-care if you or others close to you are exposed to trauma

* Move from post traumatic stress to post traumatic growth

Spring 2012 Classes: Please pick any one Sunday afternoon this spring.

* Sunday - March 25, 2012 | 1pm - 5pm

* Sunday - April 22, 2012 | 1pm - 5pm

* Sunday - May 6, 2012 | 1pm - 5pm

* Sunday - May 20, 2012 | 1pm - 5pm

Price: The one-time, four-hour class is $115

For more information, please contact Sara Salam at:

Luminous Warrior (www.luminouswarrior.com/journalist-security)

520 10th Street, NW | 2nd Floor | Washington, DC 20004

(Two blocks from either the Chinatown Metro or Metro Center)

Tel. 202-670-7086 E-mail: Sara@luminouswarrior.com

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