Songs for the Forgotten: A Psychiatrist's Record combines pivotal moments from Julia Burns's Southern upbringing in the 1970s with case histories accumulated through three decades of treating psychiatric patients, particularly those drowning in the cultural epidemic of child abuse. This book is her journal of rupture and return.
For readers of Educated and The Glass Castle, a harrowing, redemptive and profoundly inspiring memoir of childhood trauma and its long reach into adulthood.
Tilly hates her stepfather, Dave. He abuses her mother, but she refuses to leave him.
Born in 1940s Brooklyn to a father prone to rages and an emotionally erratic mother, Vivian Conan grew up in two different worlds: Outside and Inside. Outside, she had friends, excelled in school, and was close to her cousins and brother.
A deeply researched mental abusebook from an award-winning journalist that uncovers the ways in which abusersexert control in the darkest--and most intimate--ways imaginable.
Welcome to Krista Nerestant's journey from the other side of the globe--the islands of the Philippines--to the United States of America. In Indestructible, she shares the hidden gifts of trauma that have empowered her not just to survive but to thrive in a life most would have given up on.
The essential guide to parenting adopted and foster kids--learn to create felt safety, heal attachment trauma, and navigate challenging behaviors and triggers
In the days after 9/11, Abigail R. Esman walked the streets of New York haunted by a feeling that was eerily familiar: the trauma of violence that hovered in the air. Friends, family, and strangers moved, walked, even stood as she herself had done earlier as a victim of domestic battery and abuse.$16.95ISBN: 9781631527210Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: She Writes Press - August 11th, 2020
As a little girl, Teressa's father dotes on her and little sister, Karen, while mercilessly mocking her older sister, Debbie. Teressa thinks its Debbie's fault--until she gets a little older and he begins tormenting her, too. Soon enough, his verbal abuse turns physical.$12.95ISBN: 9781642797596Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Morgan James Publishing - July 28th, 2020
Throughout Who Will Love Me?, readers laugh, cry, and happy dance their way into meaningful relationships again.$16.95ISBN: 9781631527258Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: She Writes Press - August 18th, 2020
Four young children caught between love and hate--hostages to the cruelty of revenge. A deceitful American father and a na ve decision by a Filipino mother transformed their lives forever.$16.99ISBN: 9781510761841Availability: Available for Pre-Order NowPublished: Skyhorse - February 16th, 2021
An international TED Talk speaker, Tony Porter challenges manhood and male socialization, which he defines as the “man box.”
Tony Porter works closely with the NFL, the NBA, the MLB, the US military, colleges, universities, and numerous other organizations to prevent violence against women and girls by promoting healthy, respectful manhood.