Welcome to Fight Club!

Fight Club is for women who are ready and able to begin a new type of healing journey. Join the healing revolution.

Boxing + Yoga + Therapy
= Our Healing Revolution.

Kimiya International developed Fight Club as a way to address access, affordability and negative stigma surrounding post-traumatic healing, mental health and Self-care. The 12-week Dallas-based program combines boxing, yoga and therapy for women who are survivors of trauma.

Apply Now!
activenet registration checkout
46%
Access
of Americans report that they or someone they know drove more than an hour roundtrip to seek treatment.
42%
Affordability
of Americans saw cost and poor insurance coverage as the top barriers for accessing mental health care.
31%
Negative Stigma  
Nearly one-third of Americans have worried about others judging them when they told them they have sought mental health services.

Program Overview

Classes are held every Tuesday and Thursday at 6pm at our studio in North Oak Cliff. Boxing classes are held Tuesdays at 6pm and yoga and group are held at 6pm on Thursdays.

There is a team art therapy project at the end of the program with POETIC, which serves commercially and sexually exploited girls in Dallas. At the end of the program, there's a graduation ceremony with friends and family. Our cohorts have up to 10 members so each student receives full support and care.

notification alerts via activenet to member announcing closures

Criteria

Candidates for Fight Club are women over the age of 17 who have endured trauma as a result of human rights violations, including but not limited to: war, persecution or discrimination of race, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity and freedom of speech, violence, domestic violence, human trafficking, sexual abuse, sexual assault, rape, poverty and incarceration.

We work to rebuild the relationship with the Self through mind, body and spirit.

For your ability to heal, we ask that applicants are not currently living in an abusive home or relationship; they must not have attempted suicide in the past six months; applicants must be free of drug/substance abuse for at least six months. We request applicants who are comfortable reading, writing and speaking English, as classes and therapy will be conducted in English.

activenet registration checkout

Fall 2022 Cohort Dates

Fall 2022 applications are now open. We ask each woman to make an effort to attend every class and counseling session to graduate. Program tuition is $300 to cover course material and instruction. Scholarships are available. Candidates must apply online to be considered.

Orientation: Tuesday, September 6, 2022
Graduation: Thursday, December 1, 2022

  • Module 1: Sept. 6, 8, 13, 15, 20, 22
  • Module 2: Sept. 27, 29; Oct. 4, 6, 11, 13
  • Module 3: Oct. 18, 20, 25, 27; Nov. 1, 3
  • Module 4: Nov. 8, 10, 15, 17, 29; Dec. 1 
    *Service Project: Nov. 29
    *Graduation: Dec. 1
Apply Now
notification alerts via activenet to member announcing closures

Community Partnerships

Fight Club is a community focused on post-trauma healing, extending beyond the classroom and into your life. Our partnership with Oak Cliff Budokan allows our members to have free access to classes while actively enrolled in Fight Club. Our community partner, POETIC, hosts our Fight Club art therapy project.

Our non-profit is also a United Way Social Innovation Accelerator fellow.

Please contact us for sponsorship and partnership opportunities.

Email Us
reservation checkout for reserving an all purpose room, lockers or equipment

We're thankful for our amazing group of community partners.