Apr 19, 2021
Content warning: Sexual violence (rape), Assault, Drug/Alcohol Use, Eating Disorders & Suicidal Idealation
In 2009, at age 20, the unthinkable happened to Brittany Piper when she was attacked by a stranger who was helping her fix her tire. After her assailant was charged and sentenced, Brittany found herself in jail, and there began her work on healing through trauma and contributions towards ending sexual violence. Between how we talk to our kids, how musical lyrics and language around sex are lending themselves to sexual violence, and so much more… This conversation is eye opening, and necessary. Whether you are the 1 in 4 who will experience sexual violence and working towards healing, or the 3 in 4 who are here to be their supports, we learn about sympathy vs empathy and how to be an active ally. Brittany Piper is now an international activist, speaker and healing coach—cultivating 300+ programs spanning 10 years and 3 continents. Her work has been recognized by The U.S. Army, The Clinton Foundation, Cosmopolitan, Elite Daily + more. She is a rape survivor and leading national expert and advocate on sexual violence prevention and recovery—speaking to tens of thousands of audience members each year.
You can find Brittany on IG @thebrittpiper or visit her website at www.brittanypiper.com
Visit pipettebaby.com and get 30% off with papaya.
ShesBirdie is offering our listeners 15% off your first purchase when you go to ShesBirdie.com/PAPAYA.
To match with a licensed therapist today, go to Talkspace.com. Make sure to use the code PAPAYA to get $100 off of your first month and show your support for the show.
Produced by Dear Media.