In 1989, Mike received a phone call informing him his sister had been raped.
As he held the phone tightly to his ears, he simply could not believe what he was hearing.
Once people were laughing, they were much more likely to listen.
The key was to never make fun of the issue and to instead point out foolish stereotypes, and how we make our sexual decisions.
I transferred colleges - so I could be close to home and my sister during the trial.Discover more about Mike Domitrz and The Date Safe Project at Mike Domitrz is founder of The Date Safe Project and creator of the award-winning DVD/book set, Help! She teaches Tweens & Teens at Temple University and blogs at “The New Teen Age” on Psychology Speak of the women in your life who have made an important and positive impact. As the Founder and Executive Director of The Date Safe Project, Mike Domitrz is an ally to parents, schools, universities, military installations, educators, activists and communities throughout the World for producing educational initiatives and resources.In the past decade, he has published two critically acclaimed books and an award-winning DVD for parents titled “HELP! Real Solutions to Tough Conversations” available at In addition to his books and DVDs, Mike is constantly helping create new tools and products for helping spread positive messages and for giving realistic skills to solving the many problems surrounding dating, sexual decision-making, and sexual assault. ” poster series is utilized across the globe for directly addressing consent, respect, and healthy communication.