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  1. Choosing to Heal

    Using Reality Therapy in the Treatment of Sexually Abused Children

    By Laura Ellsworth

    The number of sexual abuse disclosures by children has been increasing at a steady rate. Therapists are faced with the dilemma of limited resources and training to help them best serve this vulnerable population. Choosing to Heal breaks new ground as the first resource to use Reality Therapy and...

    Published April 6th 2007 by Routledge

  2. Comprehensive Mental Health Practice with Sex Offenders and Their Families

    By John S Wodarski, M. Carolyn Hilarski

    A comprehensive look at the many types of male and female sex offenders who victimize children, adolescents, and adultsComprehensive Mental Health Practice with Sex Offenders and Their Families presents practitioners, professionals, and policymakers with effective, user-friendly practice methods...

    Published May 23rd 2006 by Routledge

  3. It's My Life Now

    Starting Over After an Abusive Relationship or Domestic Violence, 2nd Edition

    By Meg Kennedy Dugan, Roger R. Hock

    Those who have never experienced an abusive or violent relationship often believe that upon finding a way out, victims’ difficulties are solved: their life is good, they are safe, and recovery will be swift. However, survivors know that leaving is not the end of the nightmare -- it is the beginning...

    Published May 5th 2006 by Routledge

  4. Treating Sexual Offenders

    An Integrated Approach

    By William L. Marshall, Liam E. Marshall, Geris A. Serran, Yolanda M. Fernandez

    Series: Practical Clinical Guidebooks

    Through extensive consideration of current research, theory and practice, Treating Sexual Offenders provides a guide to the assessment, treatment, and evaluation of a number of different disorders. Provides therapists with the means to have a continued positive impact on the sex offender, from...

    Published January 26th 2006 by Routledge

  5. Maltreatment of Patients in Nursing Homes

    There Is No Safe Place

    By Diana Harris, Harold G Koenig

    “Abuse, although often not detected or reported, existed in every facility we surveyed. It is a serious problem.”Old, weak, and often cognitively impaired, nursing home patients can be easy targets for physical, psychological, material, and financial mistreatment at the hands of those...

    Published December 8th 2005 by Routledge

  6. Handbook for the Treatment of Abused and Neglected Children

    By P. Forrest Talley

    Practical solutions for difficult clinical situations!With many chapters written by some of the field's best known contributors, this handbook was developed for the practitioner who wants practical and effective guidance for helping abused children. Each major area of clinical practice is discussed...

    Published October 28th 2005 by Routledge

  7. Just Sex?

    The Cultural Scaffolding of Rape

    By Nicola Gavey

    Series: Women and Psychology

    Winner of the Association for Women In Psychology 2006 Distinguished Publication Award! The past two decades have witnessed a significant shift in how rape is understood in Western societies. This shift in perception has revealed the startling frequency of occurrences of date rape, obscuring...

    Published December 9th 2004 by Routledge

  8. Prostitution, Trafficking, and Traumatic Stress

    By Melissa Farley, PhD

    Prostitution, Trafficking, and Traumatic Stress offers the reader an analysis of prostitution and trafficking as organized interpersonal violence. Even in academia, law, and public health, prostitution is often misunderstood as “sex work.” The book’s 32 contributors offer clinical...

    Published March 29th 2004 by Routledge

  9. Domestic Violence

    A Handbook for Health Care Professionals

    By Lyn Shipway

    This Handbook provides a clear introduction to the theoretical debates surrounding the topic of domestic violence, and also offers practical advice on possible interventions. Focusing on improving the care of clients it covers: the causes and consequences of domestic violence personal and...

    Published February 26th 2004 by Routledge

  10. Psychological Trauma and the Developing Brain

    Neurologically Based Interventions for Troubled Children

    By Phyllis Stien, Joshua C Kendall

    Explore interventions and treatment methods designed to help curb the alarming trend toward violence in today's youth! Written in jargon-free lucid prose, Psychological Trauma and the Developing Brain: Neurologically Based Interventions for Troubled Children specifically shows how positive early...

    Published December 18th 2003 by Routledge