has 5 parts, and the 5 parts are designed to have maximum impact on encouraging Domestically Violent Personalities to change their behavior. Each part has a role to play in keeping the behavior of DVP’s on the public mind 24/7 days a week, 365 days each year.
The Slogans play a part by having them seen or heard by thousands of people multiples times (24/7 - 365) each year.
The Walks play a part by engaging the public mind about those who have been domestically violent in the 4th quarter of each year. Thousands of people will be engaged to think about DVP’s and their behavior.
The Hero Express plays its part by engaging the public mind to think about those who have been domestically violent. The information will include a summary of arrest data and will be distributed to households each year.
Our Partners in your community will be kept up to date about the work of . Thousands of people becomes thousands of eyes and ears alerted to DVP’s in our neighborhoods (24/7 - 365).
Change: Breaking the Cycle isn’t easy, but it is rewarding and it requires help. Our 4 slogans are a road map for Change. Michael Clark’s book is an example of successful Change. At what age did you first see, hear or feel Domestic Violence? Michael Clark experienced Domestic Violence at a young age. No doubt you did, too!
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If you have come to this section of our website because you would like to Become a Hero and Change your Behavior -- Congratulations.
Changing your Behavior from "one who has caused harm" to a Hero who enjoys rewarding and fulfilling relationships is not easy, but it is worth the effort.
Join with a large group of others who have changed their behavior -- a rewarding learning experience awaits you.
If you would like to talk with someone locally, you can call the local 24/7 Crisis Center (937-224-4646) at Samaritan Behavioral Health, which includes violence intervention, and they will assist you with finding local help.
You can also call at 937-287-4657. We are not counselors, but we have a referral program with several counselors.
has found an online resource that has had success in helping people who have been domestically violent. The Ananias Foundation is looking forward to helping you - They Understand. You can contact them directly online or by phone.
The Ananias Foundation was founded by Michael Clark who had been violent with his wife and came to realize that he didn't want to live the rest of his life the way he had lived the previous years. The Ananias Foundation has many excellent resources, including on-line groups, a guidebook for helping you change, several videos, and has published a book From Villain to Hero, specifically for those who wish to change their behavior. The book is available here in paperback. Use code "thePlan" to receive a $5 discount. The Ananias Foundation provides guidance and encouragement for individuals who have been violent with their partners but who want to change. If this is you, please visit their website and connect with them.
The YWCA in Dayton operates the shelter for domestic abuse victims, a 24/7 Crisis Hotline (937-222-SAFE (7233)) and an intervention program in Preble County (Eaton) for those who have been violent towards their family.