Treatment: Sexual Abuse
Comforter Network - The Voice for Survivors of Sexual Abuse
Links on: Child Abuse, Incest and Missing Children
Parents United
Sex Offender Registry by State
Normative Sexual Behavior in Children: A Contemporary Sample by William N. Friedrich*, Jennifer Fisher*, Daniel Broughton*, Margaret Houston*, and Constance R. Shafran. "Sexual behavior in children can cause uncertainty in the clinician because of the relationship between sexual abuse and sexual behavior. Consequently, it is important to understand normative childhood sexual behavior."
Selected Readings - Adults
Banished Knowledge : Facing Childhood Injuries by Alice Miller
Betrayed as Boys: Psychodynamic Treatment of Sexually Abused Men by Richard B. Gartner
Breaking Down the Wall of Silence : The Liberating Experience of Facing Painful Truth by Alice Miller, Simon Worrall (Translator)
The Courage to Heal : A Guide for Women Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse by Ellen Bass (Preface), Laura Davis (Preface)
The Courage to Heal Workbook : For Women and Men Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse by Laura Davis
Cutting: Understanding and Overcoming Self-Mutilation by Steven Levenkron
The Drama of the Gifted Child : The Search for the True Self by Alice Miller, Ruth Ward (Translator)
The Sexual Healing Journey : A Guide for Survivors of Sexual Abuse by Wendy Maltz, Carol Arian (Illustrator)
Sexual Trauma and Psychopathology : Clinical Intervention With Adult Survivors by Shanti Shapiro, George M. Dominiak
Treating Patients With Memories of Abuse : Legal Risk Management (Psychologists in Independent Practice Book Series) by Leon, Ph.D. Vandecreek, Samuel J. Knapp
Victims No Longer : Men Recovering from Incest and Other Sexual Child Abuse by Mike Lew, Ellen Bass
Wednesday's Child : Research into Women's Experience of Neglect and Abuse in Childhood, and Adult Depression by Antonia Bifulco, Patricia Moran
Readings - Children
Abused Boys : The Neglected Victims of Sexual Abuse by Mic Hunter
The Abused Child : Psychodynamic Understanding and Treatment by Toni Vaughn Heineman, Alicia F. Lieberman (Foreword)
Breaking the Silence : Art Therapy With Children from Violent Homes by Cathy A. Malchiodi
The Butterfly Children : An Account of Non-Directive Play Therapy by Carole Kaplan, Rick Telford
Child Abuse : Fear in the Home (Information Plus Compacts) by Mark A. Siegel (Editor), Nancy R. Jacobs (Editor), Margaret Mitchell, Mark Jacobs (Editor)
Child Abuse : Implications for Child Development and Psychopathology (Developmental Clinical Psychology and Psychiatry (Cloth), Vol 10)
Even from a Broken Web : Brief, Respectful Solution-Oriented Therapy for Sexual Abuse and Trauma by William Hudson O'Hanlon, Bob Bertolino, Bill O'Hanlon
For Your Own Good : Hidden Cruelty in Child-Rearing and the Roots of Violence by Alice Miller, Hunter Hannum (Translator), Hildegarde Hannum (Translator)
The Healing Power of Play : Working With Abused Children by Eliana Gil
I Told My Secret: A Book for Kids Who Were Abused by Eliana Gil, Sally Haskell (Illustrator)
Play Diagnosis and Assessment by Charles Schaefer, Karen Gitlin-Weiner, Alice Sandgrund (Editor)
The Untouched Key : Tracing Childhood Trauma in Creativity and Destructiveness by Alice Miller, Hildegarde Hannum, Hunter Hannum


Child Abuse and Neglect
Child Abuse Review
Journal of Child Maltreatment - reports the latest scientific information and technical innovations in the treatment of child abuse. The journal is valuable for practitioners, policymakers and researchers in mental health, child protection, law, medicine and allied disciplines.
Violence and Abuse Abstracts - Literature on all types of interpersonal violence, including sexual, physical and psychological child abuse, domestic violence, rape, sexual assault and harassment, hate crimes, workplace violence, gang violence, elder abuse and neglect. (
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