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March 27, 2009

Knock Out Therapy

It takes an inner toughness to keep a job these days, and Stacy Nakell has one of the toughest jobs there is. She's a social worker. But she has an extra edge when she tells women that they can find the courage to stand up to a violent person in their lives. Stacy is a boxer in her off-hours.

Stacy had made a bet with her boyfriend when she walked into a gym for the first time. To Stacy’s surprise, competition also allowed her to confront her difficult childhood and mend a strained relationship with her father. Dick Gordon talks to Stacy about her passion for the sport of boxing and about how her time in the ring has transformed her approach to her work.

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