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A Community Secret
Agtuca, Jacqueline R.. "A Community Secret." In: For the Filipina in an Abusive Relationship. Seal Press pp. 70. 1988. [Book] [1000.agt]
Abstract:To help Filipinas being abused understand they are not alone & that many people in the Filipino community are willing to help them protect themselves.

Breaking the Silence
Malchiodi, Cathy. "Breaking the Silence." In: Art Therapy with Children from Violent Homes. Brunner/Mazel Publishers pp. 214. 1990. [Book] [1002.mal]
Abstract:Demonstrates the unique power of art therapy as a tool for intervening with children from violent homes.

Conflict Intervention
Warner, Carmen Germaine. "Conflict Intervention." In: in Social and domestic Violence. Prentice Hall pp. 283. 1981. [Book] [1000.war]
Abstract:Addresses the psychology of violence & why it occurs to assist the first responder in understanding violent behavior.

Defiant Hope
Leehan, James. "Defiant Hope." In: Spirituality for Survivors of Family Abuse. Westminster/John Knox Press pp. 179. 1993. [Book] [1000.lee]
Abstract:Provides aid to all individuals trying to overcome the effects of abuseive behavior--behavior that is often supported by religion & generates spiritual conflicts for survivors.

Ditch That Jerk
Jayne, M.A., Pamela. "Ditch That Jerk." In: Dealing with Men Who Control and Hurt Women. Hunter House Publishers pp. 226. 2000. [Book] [1000.jay]
Abstract:Will help you assess whether your partner could be controlling or abusive; & whether he`ll ever change. Includes descriptions, examples, warnings, & even "jerk tests."

Do They Hear You When You Cry
Kassindja, Fauziya & Bashir, Layli Miller. "Do They Hear You When You Cry." Delta pp. 528. 1998. [Book] [1000.kas]
Abstract:Memoir about cultures, women`s human rights policy, & faith in God & humanity.

Healing the Hurting
Kroeger, Catherine Clark & Beck, James R.. "Healing the Hurting." In: Giving Hope & Help to Abused Women. Baker Books pp. 255. 1998. [Book] [1000.kro]
Abstract:Exposes abuse within the Christian community & offers real-life examples of how to stop domestic violence--giving victims, couselors, & ministers a guide to finding hope beyond tragedy.

Intimate Violence
Dutton, Donald & Sonkin, Daniel. "Intimate Violence." In: Contemporary Treatment Innovations. Haworth Maltreatment and Trauma Press pp. 322. 2003. [Book] [1000.dut]
Abstract:Collection of articles focusing on issues in domestic violence.

Keeping the Faith
Fortune, Marie M.. "Keeping the Faith." In: Questions and Answers for the Abused Woman. Harper and Row pp. 95. 1987. [Book] [1000.for]
Abstract:Written by a minister. Uses spirituality to provide answers.

Living with My Family
Deaton, Wendy & Johnson, Kendall. "Living with My Family." pp. 30. 2002. [Paper/Booklet] [1000.dea]
Abstract:Workbook is a tool for working one-on-one with children who have been traumatized by domestic violence.

Mejor Sola Que Mal Acompanada
Zambrano, Myrna M.. "Mejor Sola Que Mal Acompanada." In: For the Latina in an Abusive Relationship. The Seal Press pp. 241. 1985. [Book] [1000.zam]
Abstract:In Spanish & English. Offers support, understanding, & practical information on many issues & questions. Also discusses special problems of the undocumented woman, the woman with few resources, & the woman who speaks little or no English.

Spouse/Partner Abuse
Geffner, Robert. "Spouse/Partner Abuse." In: A bibliography. University of Texas pp. 370. 1990. [Book] [1000.gef]
Abstract:A list of resources.

Terrifying Love
Walker, Lenore E.. "Terrifying Love." In: Why Battered Women Kill and How Society Responds. Harper & Row pp. 342. 1989. [Book] [1000.wal]
Abstract:Tells the dramatic story of battered women who kill in self-defense & of her own courageous efforts to secure their justice in our courts & in our society.

The Burning Bed
McNulty, Faith. "The Burning Bed." Harcourt Brace Jovanovich pp. 275. 1980. [Book] [1000.mcn]
Abstract:Classic example of chronic marital violence -- true story.

The Physician`s Guide to Domestic Violence
Salber, MD, Patricia R. & Taliaferro, MD, Ellen. "The Physician`s Guide to Domestic Violence." In: How to Ask the Right Questions and Recognize Abuse . . . another way to save a life. Volcano Press pp. 114. 1995. [Book] [1000.sal]
Abstract:"How-to" manual every physician should have. Written by two emergency physicians, this is a user friendly, rapidly accessed, on-the-spot guide for the busy practitioner & care giver.

Verbal Abuse
Evans, Patricia. "Verbal Abuse." In: Survivors Speak Out On Relationship and Recovery. Bob Adams, Inc. pp. 260. 1993. [Book] [1000.eva]
Abstract:Excerpts from hundreds of letters present the reader with the experiential reality of the verbally abusive relationship.

Hintz, Joy. "Victim/Survivor." In: Women of Domestic Violence. Sayger Printing pp. 135. 1987. [Paper/Booklet] [1000.hin]
Abstract:Personal stories of victims intermixed with research.

Violence and Sexual Abuse at Home
Geffner, Robert & Sorenson, Susan B.. "Violence and Sexual Abuse at Home." In: Current Issues in Spousal Battering and Child Maltreatment. Haworth Maltreatment & Trauma Press pp. 371. 1997. [Book] [1000.gef]
Abstract:Shows clinicians, researchers, advocates, & other professionals the importance of broadening their perspectives of all types of family maltreatment.

Violence in Intimate Relationships
Arriaga, Ximena B. & Oskamp, Stuart. "Violence in Intimate Relationships." Sage Publications pp. 216. 1999. [Book] [1006.arr]
Abstract:Discusses causes & precursors of violence, exploring the psychological characteristics of perpetrators of violence, & describing & evaluating potential responses to it.

When Love Goes Wrong
Jones, Ann & Schechter, Susan. "When Love Goes Wrong." In: What To Do When You Can`t Do Anything Right - Strategies for women with controlling partners. Harper Collins pp. 358. 1987. [Book] [1000.jon]
Abstract:Offers a new analysis of controlling partners & a wealth of empowering information for women who want to change their lives for the better.

When Love Goes Wrong
Jones, Ann & Schechter, Susan. "When Love Goes Wrong." In: What To Do When You Can`t Do Anything Right -- Strategies for women with controlling partners. HarperCollins pp. 358. 1992. [Book] [1000.jon]
Abstract:An analysis of controlling partners & a wealth of empowering information for women who want to change their lives for the better.

Women Murdered by the Men They Loved
Bean, Constance A.. "Women Murdered by the Men They Loved." Harrington Park Press pp. 187. 1992. [Book] [1002.bea]
Abstract:Uses actual cases of spouse murder to help you recognize controlling behaviors & cycles of violence.

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