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Archive | September, 2013

Helping me find me

Helping me find me

Today I'm writing this blog post from my comfiest chair - I can kick back, put the foot rest up and take a breather.  I don't know about you but I have days

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Be gentle with yourself

Be gentle with yourself

You may have read in a previous blog that the Founders of 1 in Four met two summers ago at a summer camp for women survivors of violence (and their

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What makes a woman?

What makes a woman?

When looking for symbolic representation of women, I started thinking about the stereotypical images we use to portray women in North American culture.

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Work in Progress

Changes happening!

Just a quick note this morning:  1 in Four is going through a face-lift. The process will happen live over the next few days, so if you come to the site

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Avoidance

Avoidance

I was at work yesterday and a few of us were talking about what kinds of books we like to read - turns out that none of us enjoy getting into intense

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Take Back The Night

TBTN Hamilton

Have you seen those letters..TBTN... on buttons and t shirts and wondered what they mean?  Yes, they stand for something and have done so for the

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