Svava Brooks

C.A.R.E.S. Compassionate Advocate

Svava is smiling at the camera, standing in front of some trees. She has blonde, shoulder-length hair that is dyed blue at the tips. She has white skin and blue eyes. She is also wearing a thin silver chain necklace and a black v-neck t-shirt.

Svava Brooks is a survivor of child sexual abuse and the co-founder of a nationwide child sexual abuse prevention and education organization in Iceland called "Blátt áfram." She is also a certified instructor and facilitator for Darkness to Light Stewards of Children, a certified Crisis Intervention Specialist, a certified Positive Discipline Parent Educator, a BellaNet Teen support group facilitator, Reiki Master Practitioner, Certified TRE® Provider, and a Trauma Recovery Coach.

The mother of three children, Svava has dedicated her life to ending the cycle of child sexual abuse through education, awareness, and helping survivors heal and thrive. She is a certified facilitator for Advance!, a program created by Connections to restore authentic identity. In addition, Svava has authored two workbooks for survivors of childhood trauma, and she writes about healing after trauma on her blog and leads a discussion forum on child sexual abuse healing and recovery online, in her private Facebook groups, and on her YouTube channel.

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