Jessica Yaffa: Speaker, Author, Survivor and Advocate
“Jessica’s integrity, grace, and strength are clearly evident when she speaks and presents. Never harsh, yet never straying from the truth, she ceaselessly and clearly articulates messages of hope and encouragement.”
Jessica Yaffa is a survivor of extreme domestic violence and has transformed a set of extremely traumatic circumstances into a triumphant story. She shares her powerful story with the hope of addressing the needs of others affected by this epidemic. She is passionate about providing education, training and resources in order to help eliminate the stigma surrounding domestic violence and sexual assault. Ms. Yaffa travels the country speaking at universities, hospitals, corporations and nonprofit organizations with a commitment to create social change, shift perspectives, raise awareness, and ultimately inspire a movement to end abuse globally.
Ms. Yaffa is available to support your campus or organization with an informative presentation and discussion on the prevalence of domestic violence and sexual assault, the stigma attached to it, how to create safe and healthy relationships, the potential for substance misuse in the aftermath of abuse, safety protocols, how and when to provide support, and the availability of resources.
Ms. Yaffa recently published her memoir, Mine Until: My Journey Into and Out of the Arms of an Abuser, and a workbook for therapists entitled, Help Me, Help Her: A Therapist’s Guide to Treating Survivors of Domestic Violence.
Ms. Yaffa is the founder and leader of H.E.A.L.I.N.G., the first domestic violence ministry in San Diego, which has served nearly 7,000 men, women and children since its inception over seven years ago. Additionally, she serves as the President of NoSilenceNoViolence Inc., a non-profit organization
committed to providing resources and aid to those affected by domestic violence and sexual assault.
Domestic Violence Speaker, Author, Survivor & Advocate
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