Books in category Family & Relationships – Abuse

  • The Battered Wife

    The Battered Wife
    Nancy Nason-Clark

    By exploring the relationship between violence and Christians' response to it from various perspectives – those of victim, clergy, congregation – this book ultimately encourages a pastoral assistance that reduces violence in the world and …

  • The Encyclopedia of Child Abuse

    The Encyclopedia of Child Abuse
    Robin E. Clark, Judith Freeman Clark, Christine A. Adamec

    An A to Z reference containing over 400 entries with information on key issues related to child abuse.

  • Domestic Violence Screening and Intervention in Medical and Mental Healthcare Settings

    Domestic Violence Screening and Intervention in Medical and Mental Healthcare Settings
    Mary Beth Phelan, MD, L. Kevin Hamberger, PhD

    This book reviews the literature on screening, identification, intervention, and prevention of partner violence across healthcare specialties and disciplines to benefit the development of effective domestic violence prevention programs.

  • The Heart of Intimate Abuse

    The Heart of Intimate Abuse
    Linda G. Mills, PhD, LCSW, JD

    Here is a bold vision of the core dynamics of abuse in families–a vision that professionals can use to realize new policies and implement effective interventions that reach the heart of intimate abuse.

  • Mother daughter Incest

    Mother-daughter Incest
    Beverly A. Ogilvie

    This important new book describes the phenomenon and aftermath of mother-daughter incest, focusing on the victim's perception of and reaction to her experience.

  • Why Kids Kill Parents

    Why Kids Kill Parents
    Kathleen M. Heide

    A tragic portrait of adolescents who kill their parents is revealed in this volume: these young people almost always kill out of desperation as they are almost always victims of severe child abuse, neglect and dysfunctional parenting.

  • Child Abuse on the Internet

    Child Abuse on the Internet
    Carlos A. Arnaldo

    Not only do they necessitate complex solutions, they also demand a social response from all sectors of society. This volume records the response of these various sectors and shows how individuals and organizations can cooperate effectively.

  • Preparing Children for Court

    Preparing Children for Court
    Lynn M. Copen

    Getting Ready for court: Civil court Edition This child-friendly book is a first step in helping prepare primary aged children to testify in civil cases involving abuse.

  • Men s Work in Preventing Violence Against Women

    Men’s Work in Preventing Violence Against Women
    Christie Cozad Neuger, James Newton Poling

    This book challenges traditional images of masculinity, exploring effective—and ineffective—methods of helping men face their own sexism and change their behavior toward the goal of ending domestic violence.

  • Why Does He Do That

    Why Does He Do That?
    Lundy Bancroft

    Women who are armed with the insights found in these pages will be on the road to recovering control of their lives.”—Jay G. Silverman, Ph.D., Director, Violence Prevention Programs, Harvard School of Public Health From the Trade …

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