can happen anywhere, at anytime and to anyone.
Sifu Berry has drawn
extensively upon the experiences of female martial artists, 16 years
with the Department of Corrections, and his own familiarity with
conflict to create a realistic and informative seminar series that
is both readily accessible and applicable to a variety of situations.
The clinic's focus will
be three-fold: prevention, awareness, and basic self-defense. Participants
will quickly find that greater situational awareness and slight
modifications to everyday behavior can actually prevent many violent
encounters from ever occurring, and the simple defensive techniques
taught in the clinic can easily be employed by people of all ages
and fitness levels if an encounter should ever escalate to physical
What You Will Learn:
* How to recognize potentially
dangerous situations and avoid them.
* To assess situations quickly and respond decisively.
* The different types of offenders, their unique characteristics,
and how best to handle each one.
* Verbal and physical tools to end an attempted assault and get
* Safety tips use for the home, traveling, driving, shopping, etc.
* Knowledge, skills and an attitude that leads to greater self-confidence
Seminar Progression and
Informed Encounters is
designed to help you learn how to outthink the criminal, minimize
your chances of being attacked, and ultimately deal with both violent
and nonviolent situations alike.
The Seminar is a unique
and comprehensive program, containing safety and self-defense information
and training designed to empower women via fun, skill-based, and
interactive modules. We offer a variety of on-site seminars to fit
your company, school, or organization's needs, with everything from
lectures to intensive and specialized hands-on training. All programs
can also be conducted as part of a larger conference or event if
Our offerings range from
1 or 3-hour introductory seminars to a full 5-hour in-depth course,
with all types having been presented to a diverse range of clients
in the past. We can custom tailor programs of various lengths and
address specialized needs on a per-client basis, and although the
beginner's seminar is required before moving on to any of the more
advanced instruction, make no mistake: even the introductory seminar
is of immense value in its own right.
similarities it is important to remember that this is not a martial
arts class. While some of the physical and psychological techniques
may be similar, the program itself is a meant as a concise and practical
method of self-preservation, with physical confrontation always
being an option of last resort. Please bear this in mind at all
Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
for more information about customizing a program to meet your needs.