Reading Room

 

 

RECOMMENDED READING

 

Verrier, Nancy

The Primal Wound, Understanding the Adopted Child

Coming Home to Self

Gateway Press, Inc. Baltimore Maryland , 2007

 

Benedict, Helen

Recovery: How to Survive Sexual Assault for Women, Men, their Friends & Families

 Columbia University Press, 1994

 

Brownmiller, Susan

Against Our Will: Men, Women, and Rape

 Simon and Schuster, 1975

Dupont, Dr. Robert L.

The Selfish Brain: Learning From Addiction

 American Psychiatric Press

Bryant-Davis, Dr. Thelma

Surviving Sexual Violence: A Guide to Recovery and Empowerment

 Rowman &Littlefield Publishers 2011

 

Cirocco, Grace

Take the Step, The Bridge Will Be There

 Harper Collins Publishers Ltd, 1986

 

Follette, Dr. Victoria & Pistorello, Dr. Jacqueline

Finding Life Beyond Trauma

 Guilford Press, 2007

 

Schiraldi, Glen

The Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Sourcebook: A Guide to Healing, Recovery and Growth

 Lowell House, 2000

 

Lifton, Betty Jean

Journey of the Adopted Self: A Quest for Wholeness

 Basic Books, 1994

Lost and Found: The Adoption Experience

 Harper & Row 1988

 

Denning, Pat PhD. Little, Jeannie LCSW, Glickman Adina LCSW

Over the Influence: The Harm Reduction Guide for Managing Drugs and Alcohol

The Guilford Press, 2004

 

Brodzinsky, David, and Schecter, Marshal with Marantz, Henig

 Being Adopted: The lifelong Search for Self

 Anchor Press, 1998

 

Trinder, Elizabeth

The Adoption Reunion Handbook

 Wiley and Sons Ltd. 2004

Epstein, Mark

 The Trauma of Everyday Life

Penguin Press, 2013

 

Don Miguel Ruiz

The Four Agreements

Amber-Allen Publishing, Inc

Alice Miller

The Drama of The Gifted Child, The Search for The True Self

Basic Books, Inc.

Byron Katie

Loving What Is

Three Rivers Press

Adoptees Share Their Wisdom and Tools

The Adoptee Survival Guide

Edited by Lynn Grubb

LaVonne Harper Stiffler

Synchronicity & Reunion

The Genetic Connection of Adoptees and Birthparents

FEA Publishing

 

RESOURCES FOR YOUNG ADULTS

 

 National Drug Abuse Hotline, 1- 800-662-4357

CDC AIDS info, 1-800-342-2437

National Runaway Hotline, 1-800-621-4000

Youth Crisis Hotline, 1- 800-448-4663

National Hotline for Missing & Exploited Children, 1- 800-843-5678

Break the Cycle, 1-888-988-8336

National Center for Victims of Crime, 1-800-FYI-CALL

National Sexual Assault Hotline, 1-800-656-4673

National (Suicide) Hopeline Network, 1-800-784-2433

Kids Help Phone 1-800-668-6868

Covenant House 1-800-RUNAWAY

 

 

 

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