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Navy brings 'Pure Praxis' sexual assault prevention training to Hawaii

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The Department of the Navy Sexual Assault Prevention and Response (DON SAPRO) team invites the media to attend our high-energy, interactive training at 9:30 a.m. on April 11 at Sharkey Theater.  The training is designed to address toxic behaviors associated with sexual assault. The 60-minute performance by social theater group Pure Praxis will be capped off by a 15-20 minute informal question-and-answer sessions with DON SAPRO Director, Ms. Jill Loftus.

Pure Praxis encourages audience participation to confront social issues by discussing topics including bystander intervention, proactive prevention, domestic violence, re-victimization, harassment, awareness and empathy, sexism, and appreciation of diversity. The group is distinguished by its namesake "Praxis," which they describe as putting theory into practice.

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