Dede Jones is the Director of Outreach for Selah Freedom. Her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from University of South Florida paired with her Master’s Degree in Professional Counseling from Liberty University makes her a catalytic team member. Over a decade of experience in victim services has led her to be expert in serving this population. She is certified in facilitating Moral Recognition Therapy and possesses years of hands-on experience providing her with insight into addiction/drug abuse and its effects on survivors. Dede works closely with the survivors Selah Freedom serves by providing mentorship and guidance as they progress through TYLA, a prostitution court diversion program created through the collaborative efforts of Selah Freedom, First Step of Sarasota, Sarasota Police Department, the State Attorney's Office and the 12th Circuit judicial system.