I am no bird; and no net ensnares me; I am a free
human being with an independent will.
Charlotte Bronte, Jane Eyre
To foster leadership skills in survivors of intimate partner violence and sexual violence through an intensive 2 year fellow program. Our leadership model is experiential and intersects knowledge with practice.
Back To Eden Fellow Program utilizes a strength-based framework with the trauma informed approach which recognizes the complex nature and effects of trauma. It is our mission to promote resilience and healing.
We have incorporated the 4 R's of a trauma informed approach into our organizational culture to realize, recognize, respond and resist re-traumatization.