3. Links to books/workbooks

Trauma and Recovery: The Aftermath of Violence – from Domestic Abuse to Political Terror by Judith Herman (New York: Basic, 1992)

2015 reprint

‘…shows…parallels between private horrors like child abuse and public horrors like war.’


  • approximately: £12.50 (new), £5 (used copy); ISBN: 0-46508-730-2 / 0-46506-171-0 (2015 reprint)




Life After Trauma: A Workbook for Healing by Dena Rosenbloom & Mary Beth Williams (New York: Guilford, 1999)

‘…guides you toward developing inner resources for coping, self-understanding and self-care[,]… …a basic sense of safety, self-worth and control…’


  • approximately: £15 (new), £4.75 (used copy); ISBN: 1-57230-239-9




Getting Through the Day: Strategies for Adults Hurt as Children by Nancy Napier (London: Norton, 1994)

‘…strategies that can make this moment, right now, more manageable.’     ‘…focus[es] on the effects of dissociation…’


  • approximately: £13.50 (new), £4.50 (used copy); ISBN: 0-39331-242-9




I Can’t Get Over It: A Handbook for Trauma Survivors by Aphrodite Matsakis (California: New Harbinger, 1996)

‘…explains the nature of PTSD and describes the healing process.’


  • approximately: £16.50 (new), £5 (used copy); ISBN: 1-57224-058-X