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Your support helped encourage 30 new people to join BTC's HOPE, our membership giving drive.
And your support made Break the Cycle's Have a Heart Campaign and our new website such a huge success nationwide. To the silent victims, the young people without a place to turn, a confidential shoulder to lean on, or the ability to get legal protection - your support tells them that their voices are being heard.
For assistance and advice about teen dating violence in the U. you can call our friends at the National Dating Abuse Helpline at 1-866-331-9474.
They can be reached 24/7 and have both English and Spanish speakers available.
Jo Sharpen is the manager of the Children and Young People's Project at AVA (Against Violence and Abuse) in the U. Elin Stebbins Waldal is a speaker; the award-winning author of Tornado Warning, A Memoir of Teen Dating Violence And Its Effect On A Woman's Life; and the founder of Girls k NOw More, an organization whose mission is to help build confidence in middle-school-age girls.
She lives in Southern California with her husband, three children, and their family dog.
In her spare time she volunteers as an advocate working to prevent cancer and dating violence.
She lives in Louisville, Kentucky with her two children and family dogs. Ian Bogost is an award-winning videogame designer and media philosopher.
He lives in Belgium and his winning entry is "Finding Jane." We hope that you enjoy his entry and we would just caution you to remember that this is a game - It's always better to be safe than sorry.He also oversees the double Webby award-winning Gamasutra website, and the Black Hat information security conferences. E, an organization focusing on the impact of IPV (Intimate Partner Violence) on the practice of Law, and speaks about IPV, teen dating violence, and the use of video games for social change. Richeson is a Psychologist in El Paso, Texas, the head of the Advisory Board for Jennifer Ann's Group, and former president of the Texas Psychological Foundation.He has previously worked as a lead game designer at Kuju Entertainment, Eidos Interactive and Atari. His speaking engagements include the National Youth at Risk Conference, the Global Humanitarian Summit, Games for Health, and Games for Health Europe conferences. Jane Mc Gonigal, Ph D is the New York Times bestselling author of Reality is Broken: Why Games Make Us Better and How They Can Change the World - and the inventor and co-founder of Super Better, a game that has helped more than 200,000 players tackle real-life health challenges such as depression, anxiety, chronic pain, and traumatic brain injury. She is an expert on teen dating violence, appears regularly on news and talk shows, and lectures nationwide on a variety of issues related to teenagers, young adults, and relationships. Ben Sawyer is the co-founder of Digitalmill, a games consulting firm based in Portland, Maine.If you agree with what we're doing please help - we rely on your donations to keep doing what we're doing!To our amazing supporters: As 2010's Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month comes to a close, we want to thank all of you for standing beside Break the Cycle as a united voice against violence.