This book changed my life. Right after my husband was arrested and charged with domestic violence, I was so confused. I didn’t believe that my husband was actually abusive. This book helped me understand abuse in a way I never had before. Coach Gaelyn frequently uses this book to help women understand emotional abuse.
The Journey From Abandonment To Healing
Helps women face and heal the trauma of abandonment.
Specifically for wives, this book outlines, in detail, how to identify, create, and maintain boundaries as key self-care tools for healing and growth. It teaches women how to gain clarity, reduce the chaos, empower progress, and discover whether or not their relationship is salvageable. Coach Sarah uses this book to help women set and hold healthy boundaries.
Women often unknowingly take on the role of caretaker and get trapped in the drama and abuse. This book helps understand how to get out of the caretaking cycle.
Abused women likely don’t know they’re being abused, but they do know they feel anxious, inadequate, intimidated. This book provides an eyeopening new analysis of controlling partners and a wealth of empowering information for women who want to change their lives for the better.
Nothing is more DAMAGING than living with an emotional abuser whose controlling and crazy-making behaviors are causing you to feel afraid, depressed and alone. Physical abuse leaves visible scars, but emotional abuse wounds you to the core. But your abuser has an uncanny way of turning the tables on you and denying the abuse. Coach Laura likes to use this with clients.
If you have trouble setting boundaries with your emotional abuser and never know what to say or how to say it in a heated moment without backing down, breaking down, or getting angry yourself, then this can help you learn new ways to respond.
This book helped me realize that there was a path to knowing the truth about my situation. I’m so grateful for the women who have walked the path before us to lead us to safety.
A validating collection of stories from women who’ve experienced betrayal, connected by the latest research on betrayal trauma.
Keep Walking: 40 Days To Hope & Freedom After Betrayal
This book helps women walk through the pain of betrayal – because there is no way but through.
Full of professional counsel and heartbreaking true accounts, this book shows exactly how pornography can decimate a marriage and how Christ can intervene. Focusing specifically on the experiences of LDS women and wives, this book covers the often overlooked areas of betrayal trauma, intimacy, forgiveness, and regaining trust. Find help and healing with this in-depth exploration of the spiritual impacts of pornography and how the Atonement provides longed-for relief.
A great book to walk you through optional dialogues for talking with kids about pornography addiction in a layered, ongoing way. Educate & Empower Kids has many other books for helping you protect your children from pornography.
Good Pictures Bad Pictures is an amazing resource to help you talk with your kids about pornography addiction. No need to learn how to check cookies – give your kids an internal filter. I read it with my kids. It’s so helpful to be able to start an ongoing dialogue.
Children of all ages are constantly exposed to damaging sexual content in media and in life. As a parent you try to be vigilant, but it’s simply impossible to completely prevent. This book helps protect your young children and use the right words to start talking to them about healthy intimacy without frightening them or damaging their innocence.
Once shackled by shame and secrecy, sex addiction therapist Forest Benedict writes candidly about his personal recovery journey, sharing many science-based strategies for successful recovery. Life After Lust provides a clear recovery roadmap for men and women ready to embark on the heroic path from pain to purpose.