Denisha Dixon is a child sex abuse prevention advocate and an Independent Consultant for Resonance Network and Leadership Learning Community (LLC’s) WEB network. Based in Maryland, Denisha supports networks organizing around similar causes move through key processes to achieve their goals. Her work includes weaving together individuals, strategic planning, facilitation design, with high levels of interaction and participation, network thinking, and leadership skills.
Denisha has a healthy goal to use hashtag activism (ex. #metoo #blacklivesmatter) to normalize the discussion around preventing child sex abuse in every home. As founder of Paranoia to Prevention (#paranoiatoprevention) Denisha raises awareness on adverse childhood experiences (ACE’s).
She feels her purpose is to protect children from ACE’s and therefore eradicate the need for children to recover from their childhood. In 2016, Denisha became an authorized Facilitator for Darkness to Light’s, Stewards of Children®, a nationally recognized child sex abuse prevention training program. She has trained over 200 adults to recognize, react and prevent child sex abuse using Stewards of Children®. Denisha also works with child advocacy centers to aid them in their prevention efforts through public speaking, training and managing pools of volunteers.
- Contribution to Children’s Center Annual Healing Garden Fundraising Gala
- CBS News 46 story on her contribution to prevention efforts in Georgia.
Denisha is a mother of two and bonus mom to 3 young souls but she operates in the mindset that she is responsible for every child that comes in to her space.