We are officially kicking off the Mega Self Defense Program at the LightHouse. This series of workshops was developed specifically for people with a visual impairment. How would you ensure your safety from an attacker if you are unable to get away swiftly? What laws and issues affect and protect you? Learn the physical techniques and discuss topics that pertain to you and your safety. Check out the attached flyer or the information below.
Come to the next workshop on Saturday December 19th from 3pm to 6pm
Mega Self-Defense Workshops
The LightHouse is proud to host The Mega Program: Self-Defense for the Visually Impaired. This program was developed specifically for the visually impaired. It began in London, England, and has been featured on the BBC radio program InTouch. Every workshop will cover physical techniques along with discussion of laws and self-defense theory that specifically affect the blind/visually impaired community.
The series of workshops will cover:
Threat Recognition – Mental State – Body Posturing – Tonal Indication
Substance Abuse – Threat Analysis – How serious is the threat?
Threat Response – The Law – Common Sense in self-defense
Involvements with the police – Witness Statement
Recording an Incident – How do people perceive you?
How do you want people to perceive you?
Principles of aggressive behavior – Physical self-defense techniques
When: Saturday, December 19th, 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Where: The LightHouse, 214 Van Ness Avenue
Cost: There is a suggested donation of $5
For more info contact Philip from the LightHouse.
Call 415-694-7372 or