Training Facilitator | Keynote Speaker | Consultant | Technical Assistance



Training & Workshops

Offering customized and inclusive experiences.  The link below details "base workshops" which are meant to be the beginning of the conversation when customizing a workshop for your group/organization. If you do not see exactly what you are looking forward, please contact Fatima to discuss your needs.

Previous topic areas:

domestic violence \ intimate partner violence

sexual assault


supporting and/or responding to survivors

bystander intervention

consent & healthy relationships

building inclusive workplaces / organizations

Click here to view base workshops.

 Includes 4 weeks of technical assistance.



Public Speaker

Advocating for a community that Starts by Believing as a person who went from victim to survivor to thriving.

Currently, Fatima's legislative focus is modifying statute of limitation laws in the US related to sexual abuse of children.  During the 2020 Virginia General Assembly session she worked with Senator Jennifer McClellan and Delegate Kathy Tran to extend the statute of limitations for misdemeanor sexual offenses against a minor

(HB 298 and SB 724). 

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Consulting & Coaching Services

Strategizing with individuals, non-profit, universities, and government agencies on case management, case-specific referrals, and collaborating to create outcomes that are solution-focused and trauma informed with a racial justice lens.

Previous work:

Assist Commonwealth Attorney office with reframing questions to be solution-focused and trauma informed

Title IX policy assessment

Advocacy program development and assessment