Journey From Abuse – Lockdown Edition

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Getting Through the Day: Strategies for Adults Hurt as Children

Early abuse can have a profound effect on adult life, especially when survivors struggle with dissociative responses, which range from “trancing out” under stress to the switching of personalities seen in multiples. This book enables adults who were traumatized as children to learn new strategies to meet the demands of daily living. While focusing on [More About This Book]

Beginning to Heal (Revised Edition): A First Book for Men and Women Who Were Sexually Abused As Children

There’s nothing as wonderful as starting to heal, waking up in the morning and knowing that nobody can hurt you if you don’t let them. Beginning to Heal offers hope and guidance for all survivors starting the healing journey. No matter how great your pain today, you can not only heal but thrive. Based on [More About This Book]

Adult Children of Abusive Parents: A Healing Program for Those Who Have Been Physically, Sexually, or Emotionally Abused

A history of a childhood abuse is not a life sentence. Here is hope, healing, and a chance to recover the self lost in childhood. Drawing on his extensive work with Adult Children, and on his own experience as a survivor of emotional neglect, therapist Steven Farmer demonstrates that through exercises and journal work, his [More About This Book]

Finding Sunshine After the Storm: A Workbook for Children Healing from Sexual Abuse

When a child has experienced sexual abuse, he or she may struggle with low self-esteem and find it difficult to trust others. Though the mental damage from such abuse is significant, it can be substantially reversed if a caring adult is willing to dedicate a few minutes each day to helping the child heal. This [More About This Book]

Emotional Problems and Young Girls – How Can You Help?

Girls are typically found to suffer more from emotional troubles, while boys have higher rates of conduct or behavioural problems. But a report by University College London recently shed a troubling light when it announced a 55% rise in the rates of emotional problems amongst British girls aged 11 to 13. Analysing data on over 3000 adolescents from a five-year period, the rise is … [Read Entire Story]

The Children of the Maize: Seven Ancient Mayan Secrets to Spiritual Enlightenment, Peace and Happiness

The Children of the Maize is an extraordinary tale of genocide, ancient wisdom secrets and resurrection: the true story of the early childhood of Arnulfo Oxlaj, K’iche’ Mayan medicine man and guide from the Q´amol B´e lineage in Guatemala. Arnulfo was born without hearing, sight or voice but with a special gift – to be [More About This Book]

Anorexia and other Eating Disorders: how to help your child eat well and be well: Practical solutions, compassionate communication tools and emotional support for parents of children and teenagers

(Release date: by 6 November 2014. Price reduced by 25% till 9 November)Parents are best placed to help their teenager or young child beat an eating disorder, yet most struggle to know what to do and how to do it. In Anorexia and Other Eating Disorders, Eva Musby draws on her family’s successful use of [More About This Book]

Paper Dolls and Paper Airplanes: Therapeutic Exercises for Sexually Traumatized Children

Paper Dolls and Paper Airplanes is a unique collection of more than 80 activities for mental health professionals working with sexually abused children in individual or group therapy sessions. The activities use paper, crayons, stickers, puppets, music, and other items and are designed to lower the threat level of the treatment process, helping children to [More About This Book]

Broken Children, Grown-Up Pain (Revised): Understanding the Effects of Your Wounded Past

Despair. Emotional isolation. Self-loathing. Immaturity. Abusive actions.These are just some of the damaging fragments that remain embedded within our personalities, behaviors, and souls when we are broken as children. The memory of the past may seem distant and clouded, but within its scars deep wounds remain that continue to inflict pain upon our adult lives–and [More About This Book]

Diagnosis and Treatment of Feeding Disorders in Infants, Toddlers, and Young Children

Delays in development, as well as in growth, can occur when a feeding disorder arises. Irene Chatoor, MD, a world-renowned specialist in feeding disorders at Children’s National Medical Center in Washington, DC, offers clinical guidelines for comprehensive diagnosis and treatment of feeding disorders in infants and toddlers. Grounded in the latest research and contemporary practice, [More About This Book]

Outgrowing the Pain: A Book for and About Adults Abused As Children

This much-needed book pinpoints the typical problems abused children experience when they become adults. The information is presented in a friendly and thorough manner for victims and professionals. $ 4.18

Silently Seduced: When Parents Make Their Children Partners

In this revised and updated 20th anniversary edition of his groundbreaking book, Dr. Kenneth Adams, a leading expert on covert incest, sex addiction, and childhood trauma, offers tools for identifying and healing from covert incestuous relationships that affect adult relationships and lives. He explains how ‘feeling close’ with a parent is not always the source [More About This Book]

PTSD in Children – Does Your Child Have Symptoms?

It was once thought that children suffered less than  adults from PTSD due to a natural ‘resilience’. But it is now recognised that children are very vulnerable to PTSD, and new methods of diagnosis mean that more children are receiving the support they need. There is no recent survey in England that offers statistics on how many … [Read Entire Story]

Healing The Child Within: Discovery and Recovery for Adult Children of Dysfunctional Families

Have you ever heard of your inner child? Well, this is the classic book that started it all. In 1987, Charlie Whitfield’s breakthrough concept of the child within—that part of us which is truly alive, energetic, creative and fulfilled—launched the inner child movement. Healing the Child Within describes how the inner child is lost to [More About This Book]

Early Prevention Will Save Our Childrens Brains

“Early use of drugs increases a person’s chances of more serious drug abuse and addiction.” Remember, drugs change brains – and this can lead to addiction and other serious problems. So preventing early use of drugs or alcohol may reduce the risk of progressing to later abuse and addiction.” So should we pass a new law for schools to make it mandatory for all children in elementary, middle and high schools to take a course in drug and alcohol abuse? A course that would make them aware of the preventions and reasons why younger people begin to use drugs and alcohol. i.e. peer … [Read Entire Story]

Self-esteem Activities for Children

Here’s a question for you, how much do you know about your children? How well do you know them? Sure, you see them every day, but do you really know them? What are their personalities like? What do they like to do ? How do they feel about themselves?   Children nowadays are exposed to so much commercialism … [Read Entire Story]