Reading List: Working with Victim Survivors of Sexual Assault

The Basics

Bass, E & Davis, L. (2002)
The Courage to Heal: A Guide for Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse, Harper Perennial.


Braswell, L. (1990)
Quest For respect: A Healing guide for Survivors of Rape, Pathfinder Publishing, California. (Out of print)


Easteal, P & McOrmond-Plummer, L. (2006)
Real Rape Plain: Help for Women Sexually Assaulted by Male Partners, Hybrid Publishers


Herman, J. (1992)
Trauma and Recovery, Basic Books.


Matsakis, A. (2003)
The Rape Recovery Handbook Step By Step Help For Survivors of Sexual Assault, New Harbinger Publications


Rosenbloom, D & Williams, M.B.
Life After Trauma: A Workbook for Healing, The Guilford Press, New York.


Sanderson, C. (2006)
Counselling Adult Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse, Third Edition, Jessica Kingsley Publishers, London and Philadelphia


Saakvitne, K.W., & Pearlman, L. A. (1996)
Transforming The Pain: A Workbook on Vicarious Traumatization, W.W.Norton 7 Company, New York


Scott, D., Walker, L & Gilmore, K. (1995)
Breaking The Silence: A Guide to Supporting Adult Victim/Survivors of Sexual Assault, CASA House, Melbourne


Taylor, S.C. (2004)
Surviving The Legal System: A Handbook for Adult and Child Sexual Assault Survivors & Their Supporters, Coulomb Communications

Childhood Sexual Assault

Aron Elaine N. (1997)
The highly sensitive person, paperback. EAN: 978-0553062182


Bass, E. & Davis, L. (1999)
Beginning to Heal: A Guide for Female Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse, Vermilion, London


Burke Draucker C. & Steel Martsolf D. (2006)
Counselling Survivors of Childhood Sexual Abuse, Third Edition, Sage, London


Capacchione Lucia (1991)
Recovery of your inner child, paperback. EAN: 978-0671701352


Dolan, Y. (1998)
Beyond Survival; Living Well is the Best Revenge, BT Press, London


Gil, E. (1990)
Treatment of Adult Survivors of Childhood Abuse, Launch Press, USA


Kinchin, D & Brown, E. (2003)
Supporting Children with Post-traumatic Stress Disorder – A practical guide for teachers and professionals. David Fulton, London


Levenkron, Steven (2008)
Stolen Tomorrows: Understanding and Treating Women’s Childhood Sexual Abuse


Ollier, K. & A. Hobday (2004)
Creative therapy: Adolescents Overcoming Child Sexual Abuse. ACER Press, Melbourne


Salter, A.C. (1995)
Transforming Trauma: A Guide to Understanding and Treating Adult Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse, Sage Publications, London


Wilson, C. and Powell, M. (2001)
A guide to interviewing Children, essential skills for counsellors, lawyers and social workers. Allen and Unwin, Australia

Young Women

ZigZag Young Women’s Resource Centre (2006)
Lighting the Path. Reflections on Counselling, Young Women and Sexual Assault, ZigZag Young Women’s Resource Centre, Brisbane, Australia

Family Violence

Davies, J. & Lyon, E. (1998)
Safety Planning With Battered Women: Complex Lives / Difficult Choices, Sage Publications, California, USA.


Evans, P. (1993)
Verbal Abuse Survivors Speak Out On Relationship and Recovery, Adams Media Corp, Holbrook, MA, USA


White, C. (Ed) (2003)
Responding to Violence: A collection of papers relating to child sexual abuse and violence in intimate relationships. Adelaide: Dulwich Centre Publications

Working With Men

Grubman-Black, S.D. (1990)
Broken Boys / Mended Men, Ballantine Books, USA.


Lew, M. (1990)
Victims No Longer: Men Recovering from Incest and Other Sexual Child Abuse, Harper & Row, New York.


Stott, S. (1999)
Understanding Sexual Violence Against Males: A Path to Recovery, Gippsland CASA, Morwell, Victoria

Anxiety/Depression

Aisbett, B. (1993)
Living With It; A Survivors Guide to Panic Attacks, Angus & Robertson, Australia


Aisbett, B. (2000)
Taming the black dog, a guide to overcoming depression. Angus & Robertson, Australia


Bourne, E.J. (2000)
The Anxiety and Phobia Workbook, Third Edition, New Harbinger Publications, Oakland.

Post Traumatic Stress and Trauma

Briere, J. & Scott, C. (2006)
Principles of Trauma Therapy: A guide to symptoms, evaluation, & Treatment, Sage Publications


Brewin, Chris R.
Posttraumatic Stress Disorder EAN: 978-0300123746


Courtois, C. & Ford, D. (ed) (2009)
Treating Complex Traumatic Stress Disorders; An evidence-based guide, The Guilford Press, NY, USA


Cozolino L. (2002)
The Neuroscience of Psychotherapy, Norton


Levine, P. (1997)
Waking the Tiger: healing trauma, North Atlantic Books, California, USA


Matsakis, A. (1996)
I Can’t Get Over It: A Handbook for Trauma Survivors, New Harbinger Publications, Oakland, USA


Matsakis, A. (1998)
Trust After Trauma: A Guide to Relationships for Survivors and Those Who Love Them, New Harbinger Publications, Oakland, California.


Ogden, Pat
Trauma and the Body: A Sensorimotor Approach to Psychotherapy, Hardcover, Publisher: W.W. Norton & Company Published in: United States, Published: October 2006


Rothschild, B. (2000)
The Body Remembers, The Psychophysiology of Trauma and Trauma Treatment, WW Norton & Company, New York, USA.


Rothschild, B. (2003)
The Body Remembers casebook, unifying methods and models of treatment of trauma and PTSD. Norton & Company, New York, USA.


Schiraldi, G. (2000)
The Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Sourcebook: a guide to healing recovery and growth, Laurell House Publishers.


Vermelyea, E.G. (2000)
Growing Beyond Survival: A Self-help Toolkit for Managing Traumatic Stress, The Sidran Press, Baltimore.


Walser, RD, Westrup, D. (2007)
Acceptance and Commitment Therapy for the Treatment of Post Traumatic Stress Disorders and Trauma Related Problems, New Harbinger Publications, USA


Valent, P. (1999)
Trauma and Fulfilment Therapy: A Wholist Framework. Ann Arbor: Braun-Brumfield.


Valent, P. (1998)
From Survival to Fulfilment: A Framework for the Life-Trauma Dialectic. Ann Arbor: Braun-Brumfield

Sexuality

Haines, S. (1999)
The Survivors Guide to Sex – How to have an empowered sex life after childhood sexual abuse, Library of Congress, USA.


Maltz, W. (1999)
The Sexual Healing Journey, a guide for survivors of sexual abuse. Harper Collins, USA.


Maltz, W. & Boss, S. (1997)
In the Garden of Desire, understanding the intimate world of women’s sexual fantasies. Doubleday, New York.


Maltz. W & Boss, S. (2001)
Private Thoughts: Exploring the Power of Women’s Sexual Fantasies, New World Library, Canada


Maltz, W. & Homan, B. (1987)
Incest and Sexuality a guide to understanding and healing. Library of Congress, USA


Sark (1997)
Succulent Wild Women dancing with your wonderful self. Firespie, New York

Partners

Graber, Ken (1991)
Ghosts in the Bedroom: A Guide for the Partners of Incest Survivors, Paperback, Publisher HCI

Vicarious Trauma

Rothschild, B. & Rand, M. (2006)
Help for the Helper; The Psychophysiology of Compassion Fatigue & Vicarious Trauma, WW Norton & Company, New York, USA.

Miscellaneous

Hubble, M.A, Duncan, B.L & Miller, S.D. (2000)
The Heart and Soul of Change: What works in Therapy. Americal Psychological Association, Washington, USA.


Linehan, M (1993)
Cognitive Behavioural Treatment of Borderline Personality Disorder, Guilford Press, USA.


Linehan, M (1993)
Skills Training Manual for treating Borderline Personality Disorder, Guilford Press, USA.


Pathe, M (2002)
Surviving Stalking, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge.


Ryan, G & Associates (1999)
Web of Meaning; A Developmental-Contextual Approach in Sexual Abuse Treatment, The Safer Society Press, Brandon VT, USA.