About the instructors

  • Jennifer Farmer
    • LPC (Licensed Professional Counselor)
    • 15 years in counseling adolescents and adults in recovery, family problems, and resolving issues of sexual abuse and violence
    • Senior certified instructor, A.C.T. Assailant Control Techniques for women's self defense
    • 1st degree black belt in Chi Budo Kwon Martial Arts
  • Dan Hydrick
    • Co-founder of A.C.T. Assailant Control Techniques for women's self defense
    • 7th Degree Black Belt-Korean/6th Degree Black Belt-Okinawan
    • Certified Weapons Instructor-Filipino
    • Combat Veteran-Sgt.-Vietnam
    • Trained both military and local and state law enforcement officers in empty hand and weapon techniques
  • Christian Hydrick
    • Co-founder of A.C.T. Assailant Control Techniques for women's self defense
    • 4th Degree Black Belt-Korean/2th Degree Black Belt-Okinawan
    • Certified Weapons Instructor-Filipino
    • Trained both local and state law enforcement officers in empty hand and weapon techniques