The Seven Aspects of Self-Defense: Conclusion

  Resources 1. Ethics and Legalities Facing Violence (Book and DVD) Meditations on Violence Please Understand Me (not germane to violence, but important for teaching models) ConCom Drills Manual – Rory Miller Jack Hoban and Robert Humphrey’s works 2. Violence Dynamics Facing Violence Logic of Violence Drills Manual Marc’s work on the stages of violent … [Read more…]

Seven Aspects of Self-Defense: Introduction

  The Seven Aspects of Self-defense Whether you are a student, practitioner, or instructor, SD is not a simple set of physical skills. At its best, it is an in-depth understanding of a class of problems, combined with social, mental and physical skillsets to neutralize those problems, whether by prevention or direct action. When we … [Read more…]