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Why Does He Do That? Inside the Minds of Angry and Controlling Men
Why Does He Do That? Inside the Minds of Angry and Controlling Men
by Lundy Bancroft
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"He doesn't mean to hurt me-he just loses control." "He can be sweet and gentle." "He's scared me a few times, but he never hurts the children — he's a great father." "He's had a really hard life..." Women in abusive relationships tell... (read more)

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Found: A Memoir
Found: A Memoir
by Jennifer Lauck
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Found is Jennifer Lauck's sequel to her New York Times bestseller Blackbird: A Childhood Lost and Found. More than one woman's search for her biological parents, Found is a story of loss, adjustment, and survival. Lauck's investigation into her own... (read more)

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Gal: A True Life
Gal: A True Life
by Ruthie Bolton
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Ruthie Mae Bolton was born January 6, 1961, in the Hungry Neck section of Charleston, South Carolina. At the time, her mother was thirteen; she has never known who her father was. Her mother was the wandering kind, so Ruthie Mae-nicknamed "Gal" by her... (read more)

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Repressed Memories: A Journey to Recovery from Sexual Abuse (Fireside Parkside Books)
Repressed Memories: A Journey to Recovery from Sexual Abuse (Fireside Parkside Books)
by Renee Fredrickson
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Buried memories of sexual abuse can have a devastating impact on a victim's relationships, work, and health. Using case histories, Renee Fredrickson stresses the importance of recovering these memories as a crucial step in healing, and she explains... (read more)

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Battered Woman's Survival Guide: Breaking the Cycle
Battered Woman's Survival Guide: Breaking the Cycle
by Jan Berline Statman
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The Battered Woman's Survival Guide is the most practical, informative resource guide available for victims of domestic violence and for all those who want to help.... (read more)

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No Place for Abuse: Biblical & Practical Resources to Counteract Violence
No Place for Abuse: Biblical & Practical Resources to Counteract Violence
by Catherine C Kroeger
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Domestic violence is a leading cause of injury and death to women worldwide. One in five women around the globe is physically or sexually abused in her lifetime, and gender violence causes more death and disability among women aged 15 to 44 than cancer... (read more)

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Hurting for Love: Munchausen by Proxy Syndrome
Hurting for Love: Munchausen by Proxy Syndrome
by Herbert A Schreier
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This book offers a comprehensive, detailed examination of MBPS. Written by leading authorities, it covers all known clinical, medical, psychological, social and legal aspects of the disorder, including detection, dynamics, treatment, and clinical... (read more)

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Therapy for Adults Molested as Children: Beyond Survival
Therapy for Adults Molested as Children: Beyond Survival
by John Briere
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Substantially expanded and updated, this classic volume provides therapists with detailed information on how to treat sexual abuse survivors more effectively. Dr. Briere offers an integrated theory of postabuse symptom development and suggests certain... (read more)

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Resolving Sexual Abuse: Solution-Focused Therapy and Ericksonian Hypnosis for Adult Survivors
Resolving Sexual Abuse: Solution-Focused Therapy and Ericksonian Hypnosis for Adult Survivors
by Yvonne M Dolan
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This approach enables clients to find relief from symptoms stemming from or related to the sexual abuse, to alter feelings associated with memories of trauma so that flashbacks become less intrusive, and to develop a positive, practical, and healthy... (read more)

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Building Solutions in Child Protective Services (Norton Professional Books)
Building Solutions in Child Protective Services (Norton Professional Books)
by Insoo Kim Berg
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How does one change the attitudes and practices of child protective services (CPS)--a statewide bureaucracy often overwhelmed and understaffed? First, take an outsider to the system, Insoo Kim Berg, who has a vision and a solution-focused model. Add an... (read more)

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The Unbreakable Child
The Unbreakable Child
by Kim Michele Richardson
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Kim Richardson's story of surviving abuse at the hands of the Catholic nuns of Kentucky's St. Thomas/St. Vincent Orphanage, and later joining the class action suit brought by forty-four survivors, including her two sisters, which ended in victory. This... (read more)

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True North: The Shocking Truth about "Yours, Mine & Ours"
True North: The Shocking Truth about "Yours, Mine & Ours"
by Tom North
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Tom North is one of the eight North children, who together with the ten Beardsley children, became the family that was featured in the 1968 film, Yours, Mine and Ours, starring Lucille Ball and Henry Fonda, and again in the 2005 version starring Rene... (read more)

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Gender Violence and the Press: The St. Kizito Story (African Series No. 67)
Gender Violence and the Press: The St. Kizito Story (African Series No. 67)
by H Leslie Steeves
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On the night of Saturday, July 13, 1991, a mob of male students at the St. Kizito Mixed Secondary School in Meru, Kenya, attacked their female classmates in a dormitory. Nineteen schoolgirls were killed in the melee and more than 70 were raped or gang... (read more)

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A Sourcebook on Child Sexual Abuse
A Sourcebook on Child Sexual Abuse
by David Finkelhor
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`An invaluable directional guide to such thorny issues as the `prevalence of sexual abuse, children at high risk, offenders, effects and prevention' - New Society</p> <p></p> <p>`Exemplifies social science at its best. This... (read more)

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Silently Seduced: When Parents Make Their Children Partners - Understanding Covert Incest
Silently Seduced: When Parents Make Their Children Partners - Understanding Covert Incest
by Kenneth M Adams
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Did you have a parent whose love for you felt more confining than freeing, more demanding than giving, more instrusive than nurturing? Did you feel trapped in a "psychological marriage" with this parent? If so, you may be a victim of covert incest... (read more)

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Free Yourself from an Abusive Relationship: A Guide to Taking Back Your Life
Free Yourself from an Abusive Relationship: A Guide to Taking Back Your Life
by Richard Kraus
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A comprehensive guide to recognizing and dealing with domestic abuse and violence, this book outlines six different types of domestic abuse and provides a practical checklist of actions that can be taken to get out of the situation. 55 charts. 20... (read more)

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If I Am Missing or Dead: A Sister's Story of Love, Murder, and Liberation
If I Am Missing or Dead: A Sister's Story of Love, Murder, and Liberation
by Janine Latus
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In April 2002, Janine Latus's youngest sister, Amy, wrote a note and taped it to the inside of her desk drawer: "Today Ron Ball and I are romantically involved, but I fear I have placed myself at risk in a variety of ways." That same spring Janine was... (read more)

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Opening the Door: A Guide to the Treatment of Professionals
Opening the Door: A Guide to the Treatment of Professionals
by Adrienne Crowder
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The first book available to comprehensively address the treatment of sexually abused males, Opening the Door: A Treatment Model for Therapy with Male Survivors of Sexual Abuse is based on current research and the carefully evolved techniques of 41... (read more)

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Abuse and Neglect: The Educator's Guide to the Identification and Prevention of Child Maltreatment
Abuse and Neglect: The Educator's Guide to the Identification and Prevention of Child Maltreatment
by Barbara Lowenthal
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Engaging and culturally sensitive, this guidebook arms education professionals with the knowledge and practical strategies they need to identify and address instances of child maltreatment. This comprehensive resource gives educators a primer on the four... (read more)

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Manipulative Man
Manipulative Man
by Dorothy Mccoy
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Psychotherapist McCoy shows readers how to identify the type of manipulative man they're involved with, deal with the issues his behavior provokes, and ultimately, salvage the relationship--or move on.... (read more)

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