Just Yell Fire

In 2006 Chad Von Dette created the name and developed the fighting techniques for the lauded documentary film Just Yell Fire. Combating violence against young women in more than 60 countries, the Just Yell Fire message and self-defense strategy helps girls in the front line defense against sexual assault, dating violence, hate crimes, human trafficking, date rape drugs and the many other dangers facing girls in high school and college. 


The Just Yell Fire program empowers teens and girls in college with danger awareness/avoidance information, a Dating Bill of Rights, and easy-to-learn self-defense fighting techniques, designed specifically for young women to escape violence when trouble finds them. 


Teens, parents, teachers, law enforcement, shelter leaders, elected officials, and women’s organizations across America and around the world have praised the Just Yell Fire films and programs.