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Recommended reading and members' picks
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Books marked with * are authored by SAAN members

  • Courage to Heal (Bass and Davis)

  • The Body Keeps the Score (van de Kolk)

  • Abused Boys: The Neglected Victims of Sexual Abuse (Hunter)

  • Trauma and Recovery (Herman)

  • Coping with Trauma-Related Dissociation: Skills Training for Patients and Therapists (Boon, Steele, and van der Hart)

  • HUSH NO MORE (Guyton)*

  • Father-Daughter Incest (Herman)

  • Secret Survivors: Uncovering Incest and Its Aftereffects in Women (Blume)

  • Queering Sexual Violence - Radical Voices from Within the Anti-Violence Movement (Patterson)

  • The Gift of Fear and Other Survival Signals that Protect Us From Violence (de Becker)

  • Looking Through the Eyes of Trauma and Dissociation: An illustrated guide for EMDR therapists and clients (Paulsen)

  • Campuses of Consent: Sexual and Social Justice in Higher Education (Kulbaga and Spencer)

  • Victims No Longer: The Classic Guide for Men Recovering from Sexual Child Abuse (Lew)

  • Listen to the Cry of the Child: The Deafening silence of Sexual Abuse (Hansen)*

  • Ghosts in the Bedroom: A Guide for the Partners of Incest Survivors (Graber)

  • Resurrection After Rape: A guide to transforming from victim to survivor (Atkinson)

  • The Right to Innocence: Healing the Trauma of Childhood Sexual Abuse (Engel)

  • Leaping Upon the Mountains: Men Proclaiming Victory over Sexual Child Abuse (Lew)

  • On the Threshold of Hope: Opening the Door to Healing for Survivors of Sexual Abuse (Mandt Langberg)

  • Counseling Survivors of Sexual Abuse (Langberg)

  • Breathe: Finding Freedom to Thrive in Relationships After Childhood Sexual Abuse (Bromley)

  • Survivors Thrive: A View of the Battered Women's Movement (Reynolds)

  • Healing Steps: A Gentle Path to Recovery for Survivors of Childhood Sexual Abuse (Higdon Jones)*

  • Invisible Target: Breaking the Cycle of Educator Sexual Abuse (Clemens)

  • How to best help a sexual assault & rape survivor: With 10 easy steps to guide you (Marcella Smit) 

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