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The Resource The courage to heal : a guide for women survivors of child sexual abuse, Ellen Bass & Laura Davis

The courage to heal : a guide for women survivors of child sexual abuse, Ellen Bass & Laura Davis

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The courage to heal : a guide for women survivors of child sexual abuse
Title
The courage to heal
Title remainder
a guide for women survivors of child sexual abuse
Statement of responsibility
Ellen Bass & Laura Davis
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Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This work is a comprehensive guide that offers hope and encouragement to every woman who was sexually abused as a child, proving that healing is possible. Weaving together personal experience with professional knowledge, the authors provide explanations, suggestions, and support throughout the healing process. The book contains first-person stories drawn from interviews and the authors' work with survivors. An overview of healing tools such as imagery, meditation, and body-centered practices is also included
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DLC
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Bass, author., Ellen
Dewey number
362.76
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1956-
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Davis, Laura
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Child sexual abuse
  • Women
  • Adult child abuse victims
Label
The courage to heal : a guide for women survivors of child sexual abuse, Ellen Bass & Laura Davis
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Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 525-585) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Healing is possible -- Using the writing exercises -- Using guided imagery -- Taking Stock & Taking Care.-- Effects: recognizing the damage ; Coping: honoring what you did to survive ; Survival skills for healing ; Working with a counselor. -- The Healing Process -- An overview ; The decision to heal ; The emergency stage ; Remembering ; Believing it happened ; Breaking silence ; Understanding that it wasn't your fault ; The child within ; Grieving ; Anger ; Disclosures and truth-telling ; Forgiveness? ; Spirituality ; Resolution and moving on. -- Changing Patterns. The process of change ; Self-esteem and trusting yourself ; Getting in touch with your feelings ; Trauma and the brain ; Learning to live in your body ; Healthy intimacy ; Reclaiming your sexuality ; Children and parenting ; Relating to your family now, and over time. -- For Supporters of Survivors. The basics ; For partners. -- Courageous Women. Judy Gold ; Eva Smith ; Anna Stevens ; Sachiko O'Brien ; Soledad ; Janel Robinson ; Evie Malcolm ; Diane Hugs ; Kyos Featherdancing ; Randi Taylor ; Michelle and Artemis ; Rifat Masoud ; Lorraine Williams ; Vicki Malloy ; Cassondra Espinoza ; Pauline Szumska ; Sheila O'Connell. -- List of poems
Control code
000042876348
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Fourth edition, 20th anniversary edition.
Extent
xxxiv, 606 pages
Isbn
9780061284335
Lccn
2008011616
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)213480084
Label
The courage to heal : a guide for women survivors of child sexual abuse, Ellen Bass & Laura Davis
Link
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 525-585) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Healing is possible -- Using the writing exercises -- Using guided imagery -- Taking Stock & Taking Care.-- Effects: recognizing the damage ; Coping: honoring what you did to survive ; Survival skills for healing ; Working with a counselor. -- The Healing Process -- An overview ; The decision to heal ; The emergency stage ; Remembering ; Believing it happened ; Breaking silence ; Understanding that it wasn't your fault ; The child within ; Grieving ; Anger ; Disclosures and truth-telling ; Forgiveness? ; Spirituality ; Resolution and moving on. -- Changing Patterns. The process of change ; Self-esteem and trusting yourself ; Getting in touch with your feelings ; Trauma and the brain ; Learning to live in your body ; Healthy intimacy ; Reclaiming your sexuality ; Children and parenting ; Relating to your family now, and over time. -- For Supporters of Survivors. The basics ; For partners. -- Courageous Women. Judy Gold ; Eva Smith ; Anna Stevens ; Sachiko O'Brien ; Soledad ; Janel Robinson ; Evie Malcolm ; Diane Hugs ; Kyos Featherdancing ; Randi Taylor ; Michelle and Artemis ; Rifat Masoud ; Lorraine Williams ; Vicki Malloy ; Cassondra Espinoza ; Pauline Szumska ; Sheila O'Connell. -- List of poems
Control code
000042876348
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Fourth edition, 20th anniversary edition.
Extent
xxxiv, 606 pages
Isbn
9780061284335
Lccn
2008011616
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)213480084

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