Self Help books for healing from abuse
An Adult Child's Guide to What's "Normal", by John Friel, Ph.D. & Linda Friel, M.
A. ISBN: 1-55874-090-2

Adult Children of Alcoholics, by Janet Geringer Woititz, Ed.D. ISBN: 1-55874-112-

Adult Children, The Secrets of Dysfunctional Families, by John and Linda Friel.
ISBN: 0-93219

The Battered Woman, by Lenore E Walker. ISBN: 0-06-909742-8.

The Batterer: a Psychological profile, by Donald G Dutton, Ph.D., with Susan K
Golant. ISBN: 0-465-03388-1.

Breaking Free, A Journey of Healing From Childhood Abuses, by Laurie M
Forbes, MSW, CSW. ISBN:1-58982-286-2  
Breaking Free

Confronting the Myth of Self-Esteem: twelve keys to finding peace, by Ester
RAsband. ISBN: 1-57345-381-1.

Cutting: Understanding and Overcoming Self-Mutilation, by Steven Leenkron.
ISBN: 0-393-31938-5.

The Courage to Heal Workbook: For Women and Men Survivors of Child
Sexual Abuse,
by Laura Davis. ISBN: 0-06-096437-5.

The Dance of Anger, a Woman's guide to changing the patterns of intimate
, by Herriet Lerner, Ph.D. ISBN: 0-06-091565-x.

I Don’t Have to Make Everything All Better, by Gary and Joy Lundberg. ISBN-13:
I Don't Want to Talk About it: Overcoming the secret legacy of male depression, by Terrence Real.
ISBN: 0-684-83539-8.

The Emotionally Abused Woman: Overcoming destructive patterns and reclaiming yourself, by
Beverly Engel, MFCC. ISBN: 0-449-90644-2.

Encouragements for the Emotionally Abused Woman: Wisdom and hope for women at any stage
of emotional abuse recovery,
by Beverly Engel, MDCC. ISBN: 0-449-90878-x.

The Inner Child Workbook, What to do with your past when it just won't go away, by Catheryn L.
Taylor MA, MFCC. ISBN: 0-87477-635-x.

Letting Go of Anger, The 11 most common anger styles and what to do about them, by Ron
Potter-Efron, MSW and Pat Potter-Efron, MS. ISBN: 1-57224-001-6.

Odd Girl Out: the Hidden culture of aggression in girls, by Rachel Simmons. ISBN: 0-15-602734-8.

Outgrowing the Pain, A Book for and About Adults Abused as Children.  by Eliana Gil, Ph.D.  
ISBN-13: 978-440500-63.

Post-Trauma Stress, Reduce long-term effects and hidden emotional damage caused by violence
and disaster
, by Frank Parkinson. ISBN:  1-55561-249-0

Repressed Memories, A Journey to Recovery from Sexual Abuse, by Renee Fredrickson, Ph.D.  
ISBN: 0-671-76716-X.

The Right to Innocence, Healing the Trauma of Childhood Sexual Abuse, by Beverly Engel, MFCC.
ISBN: 0-8041-0585-5.

The Sexual Healing Journey, A Guide for Survivors of Sexual Abuse, by Wendy Maltz. ISBN:

Too Scared to Cry, How Trauma affects children and ultimately us all, by Lenore Terr, MD.

Why Does He Do That? Inside the Minds of Angry and Controlling Men by Lundy Bancroft. ISBN:
0-399-14844-2. Website:

Willpower is not Enough, Why we don't succeed at change, by A. Dean Byrd, Ph.D and Mark D.
Chamberlain, Ph.D. ISBN: 0-87579-871-3.