Resources / Links
Trauma Stewardship: An Everyday Guide to Caring for Self While Caring for Others – A terrific resource for service providers dealing with Secondary Trauma/Vicarious Trauma. Available from Amazon.
Trauma and Recovery
Trauma and Recovery: The Aftermath of Violence – from Domestic Abuse to Political Terror – The classic book on the subject of trauma and recovery from violence.
National Center for PTSD
National Center for PTSD -Information on Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder from the US Dept. of Veterans Affairs
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
This web page has a wealth of information about PTSD for victims and for service providers. National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
Overview of PTSD Symptoms
Health consequences of sexual assault
Web site devoted to advocating for violence against women.