A community of sex trafficking survivors... 

who are so much more than their trauma

Need emergency referral, a group, or just support?

Email us  or text 202-735-1252

Our Services 

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SMART Addiction Recovery Group Intake Form HERE

General and Parenting Support group intake form HERE

In-Person Groups Intake Form (DC or Baltimore) HERE


Call or text 202-735-1252

Email drbeth@restoringivycollective.org

Instagram @restoring_ivy_collective

About Us 

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Dr. Beth and the Origin of the RIC

From sexual assault and trauma, to sex trafficking and addiction, to pregnancy, and ultimately finding a way back to myself. We are more than just our trauma and together, we can stand strong. 

To submit an entry for our blog (and get support to create a social media post to share it) please email us at drbeth@restoringivycollective.org

Infographics and HT Awareness

Research and Media

Bowman, M. E. (2022). Vulnerable populations and sex trafficking: An overview of challenges. Chapter in book: Human Trafficking: Interdisciplinary Perspectives, 3rd ed.

Bowman, M.E. & Dunn, B. (2023). Empowerment or Exploitation? Ethical engagement of survivor leaders in anti-trafficking organizations. Journal of Public and Nonprofit Affairs. Collaboration with Safe House Project.

Reclaim 13 Survivor Art Show


Our Partners