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Published:August 14th, 2006 08:07 EST
Judyth Piazza chats wtih Mike Domitrz, Author and Speaker

Judyth Piazza chats wtih Mike Domitrz, Author and Speaker

By Judyth Piazza CEO (Editor)

Over the past decade, more attention has been given to the crime of s(e)xual assault than ever before in our society -- mainly due to cases involving celebrities and athletes.  Unfortunately, the public debates arising from such prominent cases often lead to even greater misunderstandings of what consent means and how s(e)xual assault is defined.

To help clear-up the various misconceptions about s(e)xual assault and consent, Mike Domitrz (author of May I Kiss You?  A Candid Look at Dating, Communication, Respect, & S(e)xual Assault Awareness and editor of Voices of Courage: Inspiration from Survivors of S(e)xual Assault) has teamed up with educators, professionals, counselors, parents, administrators, students, and experts from around the world to start

The Date Safe Project. 

THE FOCUS

The Date Safe Project provides strong and positive voices for discussing s(e)xual assault awareness, healthy dating, and specifically addressing consent.  Additional responsibilities of the organization include:

provides strong and positive voices for discussing s(e)xual assault awareness, healthy dating, and specifically addressing consent.  Additional responsibilities of the organization include:
  • Creating original, educational programs and materials.

     

  • Providing links to needed resources.

     

  • Teaching the importance of males and females working jointly to make an impact!

     

  • Building chapters in schools, on campuses, and in communities.  By doing so, students, educators, and community members can come together to raise awareness toward the crime of s(e)xual assault and the understanding of consent.

     

  • Responding quickly to national news stories; media programs; and societal trends concerning consent and s(e)xual assault awareness.  By providing leading experts, we give the media a new and thought-provoking voice.  If you are with a media entity, you can learn more by clicking here.

     

  • Publishing press releases and "Letters to the Editor" to expose inaccuracies and injustices.

     

  • Producing Podcasts that include interviews with the top experts from around the world.

 

THE FUTURE

As you continue to visit our website over the upcoming months, you will find reviews of books and educational products.  You will discover innovative programs for people of all ages.  The Date Safe Project is committed to "Changing America`s Approach to Dating, Consent, & S(e)xual Assault."

As you continue to visit our website over the upcoming months, you will find reviews of books and educational products.  You will discover innovative programs for people of all ages.  is committed to "t."

For More Information:  http://www.thedatesafeproject.org