Books on Woman Abuse / Intimate Partner Violence


Healing the Trauma of Domestic Violence:  A Workbook for Women, Copeland& Harris, New Harbinger Publications, 2000

When Love Hurts:  A Woman’s Guide to Understanding Abuse in Relationships,  Jill Cory & Karen McAndless-Davis:  Woman Kind Press, 2008

It’s My Life Now:  Starting Over After an Abusive Relationship or Domestic Violence, Dugan & Hock, Routledge, 2000

The Verbally Abusive Relationship:  How to Recognize It and How to Respond,  Evans Adams Media, 2010

Healing the Trauma of Domestic Violence:  A Workbook for Women, Kubany, McCaig & Laconsay, Raincoast Books, 2004

Your Surviving Spirit:  A Spiritual Workbook for Coping with Trauma, Miller, New Harbinger Publications, 2003

You Can Be Free:  An Easy to Read Handbook for Abused Women, Nicarthy & Davidson, Seal Press , 2006 (Chapters re lesbian abuse, women living in rural areas, women with disabilities, women who are deaf, immigrant women and the additional barriers faced)


Dinosaurs Divorce:  A Guide for Changing Families, Brown & Brown, 1986

What Happens Next  Information for Kids about Separation and Divorce, Department of Justice, 2007

Mothering Through Domestic Violence, Radford & hester, Jessica Kingsley Publications, 2006

Divorce Poision:  How to Protect Your Family from Bad-Mouthing and Brainwashing, Warshak, Harper, 2010

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