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Hargitay Helps Heal The Healers

April 6, 2011
By
Yu Shing Ting
Just as she does on TV, actress Mariska Hargitay (who plays detective Olivia Benson on Law & Order: Special Victims Unit), is dedicated to helping survivors of sexual assault, domestic violence and child abuse heal and reclaim their lives.
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I am Pure Joy

February 16th, 2011
By
Alanna Zabel
I had the honor of attending Mariska Hargitay's Joyful Heart Foundation annual celebration last week. This organization that Mariska started works to heal, educate and empower victims of sexual assault, domestic violence and child abuse. T
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Healing the Healers

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Each day, EMS providers save lives and put themselves at risk by often suppressing their own emotions. Eventually, this takes its toll. The Joyful Heart Foundation has found a way to help.
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2011 - Seven Who Create New Visions of Change

January 5th, 2011
By
Colleen Flahtery
Cleaning the streets of Los Angeles in 1992, which were trashed by a community after the acquittal of police accused of beating Rodney King, provided an epiphany for Maile Zambuto, a survivor of childhood sexual abuse and a college rape.
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Retreats and Therapy: Mariska Hargitay

August 10th, 2009
By
Anna Stewart
It wasn't a personal experience or family history that made Mariska Hargitay aware of victims of sexual assault. It was fan mail. The letters to the actress playing Detective Olivia Benson of "Law and Order: SVU" were not typical fan mail.
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Mariska Hargitay's Road to Recovery

August 2009
By
Lee Woodruff
Mariska Hargitay on recovering from her on-set accident and her work with the Joyful Heart Foundation.
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