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Beyond Our Control: Restructuring Your Life After Sexual Assault
Beyond Our Control: Restructuring Your Life After Sexual Assault
by Leila Rae Sommerfeld
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Many women are waiting for help. Maybe you are too. The statistics are startling: 12-38 percent of women have experienced sexual abuse and over the next decade, more than 900,000 women and 28 million children will become victims. Sexual abuse is not... (read more)

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The Predator Next Door: Detect, Protect and Recover from Betrayal
The Predator Next Door: Detect, Protect and Recover from Betrayal
by Darlene Ellison
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When the FBI arrested her former husband for child predation, Darlene Ellison and her children were devastated. Bit by bit she fought her way back from despair, despite enormous public attention, harsh judgment from outsiders, and her own feelings of... (read more)

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Tennessee Tears
Tennessee Tears
by George John Curtis
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Curtis presents the unbelievable true story about an abused, crippled orphan who searches 42 years for his biological family and discovers that he was one of the victims of the worst scandal in American history--the Tennessee Children's Home Society... (read more)

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Child Sexual Abuse: The Search for Healing
Child Sexual Abuse: The Search for Healing
by Christopher Bagley
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A comprehensive overview of the causes, treatment and prevention of child sexual abuse which approaches the problem from the perspective of the victims, their families and the offenders themselves.... (read more)

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A Walk in the Woods: An Incest Survivor's Guide to Resolving the Past and Creating a Great Future
A Walk in the Woods: An Incest Survivor's Guide to Resolving the Past and Creating a Great Future
by Nan Oconnor Mcc
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O'Connor offers incest survivors and therapists a powerful and compassionate path to healing. Based on techniques of her own therapy and concepts and tools she uses as a Master Certified Coach, this process guides the reader toward recovery and beyond.... (read more)

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Systemic Treatment of Families Who Abuse (Jossey-Bass Social & Behavioral Science)
Systemic Treatment of Families Who Abuse (Jossey-Bass Social & Behavioral Science)
by Eliana Gil
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A direct, informed approach involving all family members An invaluable guide for enhancing your skills when working with families in which child abuse has occurred. Systemic Treatment of Families Who Abuse addresses both the symptoms and precipitating... (read more)

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Transforming the Pain: A Workbook on Vicarious Traumatization
Transforming the Pain: A Workbook on Vicarious Traumatization
by Karen W Saakvitne
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'Transforming the Pain' defines and describes the VT process and offers reassurance that you are not alone with these painful experiences. It includes self-assessment worksheets, and guidelines and specific exercises for addressing VT and improving self... (read more)

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Mummy Told Me Not to Tell
Mummy Told Me Not to Tell
by Cathy Glass
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When Wayne arrives at Cathy's door at 7 years old, he has already passed through the hands of four different carers in four weeks. As the details of his short life emerge, it becomes clear that to help him, Cathy will face her biggest challenge yet... (read more)

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Men Who Batter Women
Men Who Batter Women
by Adam Jukes
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Men who Batter Women presents a unique psycho-analytic perspective on clinical studies of the roots of male violence towards women. Most published work concentrates on the experiences of the female victims of domestic violence. This book is unusual in... (read more)

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Stolen Tomorrows: Understanding and Treating Women's Childhood Sexual Abuse
Stolen Tomorrows: Understanding and Treating Women's Childhood Sexual Abuse
by Steven Levenkron
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Acclaimed psychotherapist Steven Levenkron's Stolen Tomorrows is a breakthrough book that will encourage the 30 percent of women who have been abused to think about, talk about, and seek help for what has been their secret shame. It illustrates the... (read more)

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The Battered Wife
The Battered Wife
by Nancy Nason Clark
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Family life is often a place of violence, especially violence against women--in Christian homes as well as in secular ones. Nancy Nason-Clark's sociological investigations allow her to analyze this problem and to reveal how Christian communities respond... (read more)

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Little Madhouse on the Prairie: A True-Life Story of Overcoming Abuse and Healing the Spirit
Little Madhouse on the Prairie: A True-Life Story of Overcoming Abuse and Healing the Spirit
by Marion Elizabeth Witte
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Little Madhouse on the Prairie is Marion Witte's compelling chronicle of growing up as an abused child on a North Dakota farm in the 1950s. Her story begins, however, two generations earlier, when her immigrant grandparents struggled to eke out a living... (read more)

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I Closed My Eyes: Revelations of a Battered Woman
I Closed My Eyes: Revelations of a Battered Woman
by Michele Weldon
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The resources here will guide you along a pathway of self-assessment, discovery, and fulfillment.<P>Michele Weldon has created a tender, hopeful, and profoundly revealing look at a talented, independent, and educated woman who finds herself trapped... (read more)

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A Brother's Journey: Surviving a Childhood of Abuse
A Brother's Journey: Surviving a Childhood of Abuse
by Richard B Pelzer
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- A Brother's Journey will appeal to the same audience that made #1 New York Times bestsellers of Dave Pelzer's popular novels: A Child Called It (Health Communications, 1995), The Lost Boy (Health Communications, 1997), and A Man Named Dave (E.P. Dutton,... (read more)

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The Franklin Scandal: A Story of Powerbrokers, Child Abuse and Betrayal
The Franklin Scandal: A Story of Powerbrokers, Child Abuse and Betrayal
by Nick Bryant
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A chilling expos&eacute; of corporate corruption and government cover-ups, this account of a nationwide child-trafficking and pedophilia ring in the United States tells a sordid tale of corruption in high places. The scandal originally... (read more)

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The White House Boys: An American Tragedy
The White House Boys: An American Tragedy
by Roger Dean Kiser
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Hidden far from sight, deep in the thick underbrush of the North Florida woods are the ghostly graves of more than thirty unidentified bodies, some of which are thought to be children who were beaten to death at the old Florida Industrial School for Boys... (read more)

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On Playing a Poor Hand Well: Insights from the Lives of Those Who Have Overcome Childhood Risks and Adversities
On Playing a Poor Hand Well: Insights from the Lives of Those Who Have Overcome Childhood Risks and Adversities
by Mark Katz
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Drawing upon research examining life's trajectories, Mark Katz identifies sources of protection, strength, and understanding - the cards that enable some children to "beat the odds." He encourages therapists, educators, and other child caretakers to... (read more)

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Dear Sister: Letters from Survivors of Sexual Violence
Dear Sister: Letters from Survivors of Sexual Violence
by Lisa Factora Borchers
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Dear Sister, It wasn't your fault; it was never your fault. You did nothing wrong. Hold this tight to your heart: it wasn't your fault. At night when you lay there and your mind fills with images and you wonder if only, if you had . . . if you hadn't . .... (read more)

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Stolen Beauty: Healing the Scars of Child Abuse: One Woman's Journey
Stolen Beauty: Healing the Scars of Child Abuse: One Woman's Journey
by Amy Madden
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At a very young age Amy Madden was exposed to the kind of inconceivable treatment no one, let alone a defenseless child, should ever have to endure. Amy felt ashamed, hurt, angry, and, most of all, unable to talk to anyone about what was happening to her.... (read more)

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The Privilege of Youth: A Teenager's Story of Longing for Acceptance and Friendship
The Privilege of Youth: A Teenager's Story of Longing for Acceptance and Friendship
by Dave Pelzer
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From A Child Called “It” to The Lost Boy, from A Man Named Dave to Help Yourself, Dave Pelzer’s inspirational books have helped countless others triumph over hardship and misfortune.  In The Privilege of Youth, he shares the... (read more)

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