Telling Is Healing with Donna Jenson

Telling Is Healing with Donna Jenson


Part of the Ending Violence Without Violence Virtual Training Series

From 1:00 PM until 2:30 PM

At Zoom Webinar

Presented by the New York State Coalition Against Sexual Assault, Seven Dancers Coalition, and Interrupting Criminalization: Research in Action /

This webinar will provide an array of excerpts from a performance of Donna Jenson’s play, What She Knows, and readings from her book, Healing My Life: From Incest to Joy, interspersed with reflections, narrative, and comments. The webinar will be followed by a Q & A session.

About the Speaker

Donna Jenson founded Time To Tell™ in 2009 with a mission to spark stories from lives affected by incest and sexual abuse to be told and heard. It is a sponsored project of Fractured Atlas, a non-profit arts service organization. She wrote and performs her one-woman play, What She Knows: One Woman's Way through Incest to Joy, which is based on her own experience of surviving incest and what she did to make her life worth living. She performs her play at conferences, for organizations focused on boys who have sexually abused others, girls in prison, college students, domestic violence and sexual assault advocates, and communities in need of healing. Donna also leads writing and mindfulness workshops for survivors. Donna is a leader, counselor and organizer who built grassroots women's centers in New York City during the 1970s and 1980s and is still active in the leadership development consulting and training practice she established in 1986. Her book, Healing My Life from Incest to Joy, is a narrative of the choices she made and experiences she had that helped her heal from her childhood trauma. Learn more at


This event will be held on May 11th 2021, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM ET. This event will be held via Zoom Meetings. Video participation is not required. Registrants will receive the meeting link by email.


This session will be conducted and spoken in English. Please indicate in the registration form if you require live captioning or language interpretation, so that we can accommodate your needs. These requests are due by May 5, 2021.

This offering is part of our Ending Violence Without Violence Virtual Training Series. Learn more at


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