Music Therapy Group

Register for this 8-session music therapy series

March 30 at 7:30 p.m.

Join us for a new program unveiling

Your Change Changes Lives. 

Mark your calendars:

Volunteer Orientation Feb. 25 at 6:30 p.m.

Pledge $5 a month to support a survivor in therapy.


Find the resources you need to free yourself from abuse.


Brave Step welcomes gifts of any size.


We need a brave army to propel this mission forward. 

Welcome to Brave Step

Brave Step empowers individuals who have been impacted by sexual violence. To shape a strong, supportive community, we:

  • Provide personalized services that help adults impacted by sexual violence reclaim the life they deserve;
  • Foster brave public conversations about sexual violence; and
  • Cultivate courageous changemakers.

Our Vision

To inspire and empower adults to take action within their lives and to shape a strong, supportive community for current and future generations.

The Brave Step Approach

Brave Step equips adult survivors, loved ones and the community with the skills and understanding to shape a strong, supportive community.

Thank you for creating such a safe space to share and find continued healing. I am so glad to have found my people. I have been looking for you for years. Thank you!

– Survivor

I am so grateful for the counseling!!  I can’t express what a difference it has made in my life. Burdens have been lifted.  Thank you so much for that!!

– Survivor

As a mental health therapist and yoga instructor, I’ve worked with Brave Step and Brave Step clients for 2 years now.  I appreciate the services that Brave Step offers survivors; they find the most highly qualified providers practicing the most effective modalities for trauma and developmental trauma.  Brave Step is constantly expanding their offerings and accessibility for those seeking support.  Brave Step clients are invested in the work and the change I have seen has been absolutely amazing!

Katie Overcash

My life has forever been changed by Brave Step and even though it was a short journey in person I believe that my journey with you is far from over. 

– Survivor

Because of the therapy I have received, I have found my voice and know that I am not powerless. I am so glad that an organization like Brave Step exists and am beyond thankful for it.

– Survivor

I can’t tell you enough how grateful I am for Brave Step. For the first time ever, I have real hope of moving beyond this stuff, beyond just learning how to cope and pretend my way through most parts of my life. I can’t thank you enough for the part you are playing in my healing process. Thank you!

– Survivor

Latest In The News

As a survivor-led organization, our secret to success is understanding firsthand what it’s like and creating a place, both online and in person, where individuals are safe, understood and supported.

“Brave Mom” Writing Workshop

“Brave Mom” Writing Workshop

Brave Mom 5-Session Writing Workshop with Maureen Griffin Are you a mom and a survivor of sexual violence?  Brave Step has partnered with Maureen Griffin of WordPlay ( to provide a 5-session weekly workshop to help Brave Moms use writing as a...

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Welcome to the Board, Darrell Fincher

Welcome to the Board, Darrell Fincher

Please join us in welcoming, Darrell Fincher, to Brave Step's board of directors.  Biography Darrell Fincher is a Human Resources Business Partner Leader at Wells Fargo. He is responsible for leading a team of geographically dispersed human resource professionals who...

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Music Therapy Group

Music Therapy Group

Music Therapy Group  Brave Step is partnering with Piedmont Music Therapy to offer an 8-session, in-person, music therapy series! This series will explore self-care, emotions and creative outlets while providing space for music listening, relaxation exercises,...

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