One organization leading the charge is The Joyful Heart Foundation. Founded by star of Law and Order: Special Victims Unit Mariska Hargitay, it has serviced over 13,500 healers, and survivors. Its inception was inspired by fans of Hargitay who told of their stories, and were grateful for being given a voice through the show. In addition to the therapies provided, its advocacy campaigns have aided in the inspection of 917 backlogged rape kits as well as providing educational opportunities on similar subjects.
Ballet Motion photography by Jan Masny
Another organization devoted to this cause is Kolkata Sanved located in West Bengal. The organization devotes its practice to healing victims of assault, abuse, and Human Sex Trafficking. The goal of this organization is to promote body positivity for those that feel shame from their bodies due to their circumstances. Founder Sohini Chakraborty's dance training, and education in sociology enabled her to see dance beyond the means of being an art form, and to being utilized for human emotional, mental, and physical healing.