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Reading List for Incest and Sexual Abuse Survivors

Suggestions for Adult Survivors of Incest & Sexual Abuse

The author has published a booklet that offers suggestions for adults seeking recovery from childhood incest and sexual abuse.  The booklet includes helpful information for dealing with flashbacks, dissociation, spontaneous regressions, relationship and sexuality issues, and related issues.  The booklet is designed to speak to both male and female survivors of heterosexual and gay/lesbian/bi-sexual audiences.  In addition to working as a therapist with incest and sexual abuse survivors since 1980, the author is also a survivor herself and adds this additional empathy and experience to her writing.    This booklet can be confidentially purchased online now or ordered by phone or mail. Order this booklet   today.

The author also offers free suggestions with new advice being posted monthly.  Go to The Survivor's Suggestions Website to see this month's tips. There your will also find a page with messages of hope  to help you in your recovery journey.   We invite those of you further along to post your own hopeful message to encourage those who are just beginning.

The author is also a psychotherapist offering individual, family, couples' and group therapy with an emphasis in treating both adult and adolescent sexual abuse survivors. She has an office in Phoenix, Arizona and also offers occasional Weekend Intensive Workshops and Retreats. 

The author also publishes free monthly suggestions on separate sites. 

For additional resources for survivors by other authors, see the list of links below for books available from Amazon.

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The following books for survivors by other authors are available for purchase directly from Amazon by utilizing the links below. 

Self help and other reading materials are intended to be used in conjunction with professional therapy services.  Reading materials and other media can often result in increased symptoms due to additional memories being triggered and the reader needs to be prepared for this.  Some of these books are very graphic and may produce intense emotions for the reader.  Survivors are encouraged to educate themselves about incest and sexual abuse and to use as many tools as are available for healing.   Please discuss any disturbing reactions with your individual and/or group therapists. 


Abused Boys:  The Neglected Victims of Sexual Abuse  Mic Hunter


Adults Molested As Children:  A Survivor’s Manual for Women & Men  Euan  Bear & Peter Dimock


Allies in Healing:  When the Person You Love Was Sexually Abused as a Child  Laura Davis


Alone and Forgotten:  The Sexually Abused Man  Rod Tobin


Amongst Ourselves: A Self-help Guide to Living with Dissociative Identity Disorder  Tracy Alderman, Ph.D. & Karen Marshall, LCSW


Because I Remember Terror, Father, I Remember You  Sue William Silverman


Beginning to Heal (Revised Edition):  A First Book for Men and Women Who Were Sexually Abused as Children  Ellen Bass & Laura Davis 


Betrayal of Innocence: Incest and It's Devastation  Susan Forward and Craig Buck


Conspiracy of Silence:  The Trauma of Incest  Sandra Butler & Judith Herman


Daddy’s Girl Charlotte Allen


Father –Daughter Incest Judith Herman


Father-Daughter Rape  Elizabeth Ward


For Yourself:  The Fulfillment of Female Sexuality  Lonnie Barback Ph.D.


Ghosts In The Bedroom:  A guide for the Partners of Incest Survivors  Ken Graber


Growing Through the Pain:  The Incest Survivor’s Companion  Terry Spohn (Editor)


How Long Does It Hurt?:  A Guide to Recovering from Incest and Sexual Abuse for Teenagers, Their Friends & Their Families  Cynthia Mather & Kristina Debye


I Can’t Get Over It:  A Handbook for Trauma Survivors  Aphrodite Matsakis


I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings  Maya Angelou


I Never Told Anyone:  Writings by Women Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse  Ellen Bass


I Thought We’d Never Speak Again:  The Road from Estrangement to Reconciliation  Laura Davis


If I Should Die Before I Wake  Michelle Morris


Incest and Sexuality:  A Guide to Understanding and Healing  Wendy Maltz and Beverly Holman


Journey Through the Tunnel:  One Man’s Story of Incest & Survival  Robert Taylor


Kiss Daddy Goodnight  Louise Armstrong


Maddy’s Song  Margaret Dickson


Not Child’s Play:  An Anthology on Brother-Sister Incest  Risa Shaw


Out of the Shadows:  Understanding Sexual Addiction  Patrick Carnes


Outgrowing the Pain:  A Book for and About Adults Abused As Children  Eliana Gil


Reclaiming Our Lives:  Hope for Adult Survivors of Incest  Karen Lison & Carol Poston


Reclaiming the Heart:  A Handbook of Help & Hope for Survivors of Incest  Mary Beth McClure


Secret Survivors:  Uncovering Incest & It’s Afftereffects in Women  Sue Blume


Sexual Anorexia:  Overcoming Sexual Self-Hatred  Joseph Moriarity and Patrick Carnes


Sibling Abuse:  Hidden Physical, Emotional, and Sexual Trauma  Vernon Wiehe


Silently Seduced:  When Parents Make their Children Partners – Understanding Covert Incest  Kenneth Adams


Speaking Out-Fighting Back  Siter Vera Gallagher


Sybil  Flora Rheta Schreiber, Flora Rhea Schreiber


The Body Remembers:  The Psychophysiology of Trauma and Trauma Treatment  Babette Rothschild


The Courage to Heal Workbook:  For Women and Men Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse  Laura Davis


The Courage to Heal  Ellen Bass and Laura Davis


The Dark Side of the Light Chasers:  Reclaiming Your Power, Creativity, Brilliance, and Dreams  Debbie Ford et al


The Impact of Incest  Beverly Caruso


The Obsidian Mirror:  An Adult Healing From Incest  Louise Wisechild


The Obsidian Mirror:  Healing From Childhood Sexual Abuse  Laura Davis & Louise Wisechild


The Right to Innocence:  Healing the Trauma of Childhood Sexual Abuse  Beverly Engel


The Sexual Healing Journey:  A Guide for Survivors of Sexual Abuse  Wendy Maltz


The Singing Bird Will Come:  Living With Love, Strength, and Joy  Dionne Blaha 


The Survivor’s Guide to Sex  Staci Haines


The Wounded Heart:  Hope for Adult Victims of Childhood Sexual Abuse  Dan Allender


To Kill A Mockingbird  Harper Lee


Too Scared To Cry:  Psychic Trauma in Childhood  Lenore Terr


Trauma & Recovery  Judith Herman, MD


United We Stand:  A Book for People With Multiple Personalities  Eliana Gil & Margery Casebeer


Victims No Longer:  Men Recovering from Incest and Other Sexual Child Abuse Mike Lew


When Rabbit Howls  Truddi Chase


When You Are the Partner of a Rape or Incest Survivor  Robert Berry Levine


When You’re Ready:  A woman’s Healing From Childhood Physical and Sexual Abuse by Her Mother  Kathy Evert & Inie Bijkerk


Why Me?  Help for Victims of Child Sexual Abuse (Even if They Are Adults Now)  Lynn Daugherty, Ph.D.


Women, Sex, and Addiction:  A Search for Love & Power  Charlotte Kasl




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