Come to terms with your past while moving powerfully into the future
The Courage to Heal is an inspiring, comprehensive guide that offers hope and a map of the healing journey to every woman who was sexually abused as a child--and to those who care about her. Although the effects of child sexual abuse are long-term and severe, healing is possible.
Weaving together personal experience with professional knowledge, the authors provide clear explanations, practical suggestions, and support throughout the healing process. Readers will feel recognized and encouraged by hundreds of moving first-person stories drawn from interviews and the authors' extensive work with survivors, both nationally and internationally.
This completely revised and updated 20th anniversary edition continues to provide the compassionate wisdom the book has been famous for, as well as many new features:
Cherished by survivors, and recommended by therapists and institutions everywhere, The Courage to Heal has often been called the bible of healing from child sexual abuse. This new edition will continue to serve as the healing beacon it has always been.
"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.
Drawing on the authors' personal experience and professional knowledge, this book is aimed at women who have been victims of sexual abuse as children. It offers advice on coming to terms with the past while moving positively into the future, and provides an explanation of the healing process, first-person accounts of recovery, and practical suggestions derived from the authors' work with hundreds of survivors. The book also contains insights and strategies for partners and counsellors of survivors, and a resource section which includes useful addresses and further reading.Product Description:
The Courage to Heal: A Guide for Women Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse, Featuring "Honoring the Truth: A Response to the Backlash" by Ellen Bass ISBN: 0060950668 Format: Paperback Pages: 608 Publisher: Harper Perennial Publication Date: June 1st, 1994
"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.
Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: BRAND NEW. BRAND NEW. Fast Shipping. Prompt Customer Service. Satisfaction guaranteed. Bookseller Inventory # 0060950668BNA
Book Description Collins Living, 1994. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 3 Rev Upd. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0060950668
Book Description Harper Perennial, 1994. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0060950668
Book Description Harper Perennial 1994-05-19, 1994. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 3 Rev Upd. 0060950668 We guarantee all of our items - customer service and satisfaction are our top priorities. Please allow 4 - 14 business days for Standard shipping, within the US. Bookseller Inventory # TM-0060950668
Book Description Harper Perennial, 1994. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110060950668
Book Description Harper Perennial, 1994. Book Condition: new. Shiny and new! Expect delivery in 20 days. Bookseller Inventory # 9780060950668-1