Reading Materials

Suggested reading materials that may be informative and helpful to you.
Treating Trauma and Traumatic Grief in Children & Adolescents

By Judith Cohen

Clearly organized and accessible, the book provides a comprehensive framework for assessing posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), depression, anxiety and other trauma-related symptoms and for devising a flexible individualized treatment plan.

Trauma and Recovery

By Judith Lewis Herman, M.D.

Insights into the nature of trauma and the process of healing shine through in every page of this rich and compassionate book.

The Body Remembers

By Babette Rothschild

The psychophysiology of trauma and trauma treatment. Beneficial for both clinicians and their clients.

If You Are Raped

By Kathryn M. Johnson

This book is for any woman who has been raped. You will learn what to expect relative to medical procedures and the justice system should they apply. Reading this book is a step towards empowerment and healing.

If He Is Raped

By Alan McEvoy, Debbie Rollo, and Jeff Brookings

A guidebook for parents, partners, spouses and friends whose loved one is a male victim of rape.

If She is Raped

By Alan McEvory and Jeff Brookings

This resource is written to help understand rape and what to expect after a rape occurs. Specially geared towards husbands, father or male friends who have a loved one who has been sexually assaulted.

Not in my Town

By Dillon Burroughs & Charles Powell

Not in My Town exposes the modern day exploitation of human beings in sex slavery, domestic servitude and all kinds of forced labor.

Cyber-Safe Kids, Cyber Savy Teens

By Nancy E. Willard

Helping young people learn to use the internet safely and responsibly.

Beyond Sympathy

By Janice Harris Lord

What to say and do for someone suffering an injury, illness or loss. The author offers tools which enable the reader to reach out to an individual with informed sympathy.

Stabbed in the Heart

By Lynn Shiner & Nancy Chavez with Nancy Eshelman

Three murdered children and two resilient mothers. A story of tragedy, grief, resilience and recovery.

Hate Crimes

By Gregory M. Herek & Kevin T. Berrill

This book is great for anyone who would like to learn more about hate crimes and how the victims of those crimes are affected.