BOOKS

Henry Blackaby: Experiencing God 

Jerry Bridges Respectable Sins 

Bill Bright: My Life Is Not My Own & Come Help Change The World

Oswald Chambers: My Utmost For His Highest 

Gary Chapman: Five Love Languages & The Five Love Languages of Apology

Henry Cloud: Changes That Heal & How People Grow 

Robert E. Coleman: The Master Plan of Evangelism 

LB Cowman: Streams In the Desert 

Larry Crab: The Safest Place On Earth

Cru Study: Life Concepts & Transferable Concepts 

Jim Cymbala: Fresh Wind Fresh Fire 

Emerson Eggeriches: Love and Respect 

John Eldridge: The Journey of Desire 

Elisabeth Elliott: Through the Gates of Splendor 

Shannon Ethridge: Every Women's Battle 

Carley Fiorina: Tough Choices (A Memoir) 

Nancy Guthrie: Holding Onto Hope

Judith Herman: Trauma and Recovery 

Julie Herrera-Maxwell: De Donde Vienes? Y Adonde Vas? Confidencias Entre Amigas

Bill Hybels: Tender Love 

Carolyn Custis: James Lost Women of the Bible & Half the Church & When Life and Beliefs Collide

Serene Jones: Trauma and Grace

Marian Jordan: Sex and the City Uncovered

Timothy Keller: The Meaning of Marriage

Nick Kristof: Half the Sky 

Dale S. Kuehne: Sex and the iWorld

Mike Kuhn: Fresh Vision for the Muslim World

Diane Langberg: On the Threshold of Hope 

Dr. Roberta Lee: The Superstress Solution 

Patrick Lencioni: The 5 Dysfunctions of a Team 

CS Lewis: Surprised by Joy 

Sally Lloyd-Jones: Jesus Storybook Bible 

Gabe Lyons The Next Christians and UnChristian 

Gail MacDonald: High Call High Privilege 

Brennan Manning: Ragamuffin Gospel & Ruthless Trust 

Andrew Marin: Love is an Orientation 

Robert McGee: Search for Significance 

Eric Metaxas: Everything You Always Wanted To Know About 

Beth More: Beth More Bible Studies   

Randy Newman: Questioning Evangelism  

Free Devotional: The Redemptive Pursuit

John Ortberg: When The Game Is Over It All Goes Back In The Box  

Ronald Rolheiser: Holy Longing 

Peter Scazzero: Emotionally Healthy Church 

Lorraine Sherr: Grief and Aids 

Lee Strobel: The Case for Christ

Joni Eareckson: Tada The God I Love 

AW Tozer: The Pursuit of God 

William J. Webb: Slaves, Women and Homosexuality 

Philip Yancey: Rumors of Another World  

Cru's: Jesus File for Women Magdelena 

Bible Study: Significant Women 

Priority Associate: Transferable Concepts

 

COUNSELING RESOURCES WEBSITES, CLINICS, GROUPS

DIANELANGBERG.COM : book lists free talk, articles

G.R.A.C.E. website Godly Response to Abuse in Christian Environment

Women’s trauma treatment group: starting in July Thursdays daytime

 Shelly Messing & Sue Novick 212-229-2421

 

INSTITUTE PROGRAMS

Manhattan Institute for Psychoanalysis MIP 212-422-1221 – individual counseling at sliding scale fee

NYS Psych Society Institute Columbia Presbyterian 168th free services including medication management

 

HOSPITALS

Mt Sinai SAVI Sexual Assault Victim Institute

St Lukes Roosevelt 114th St -Programs for women with dual diagnosis (trauma &  substance abuse/addictions)

 -WHP Womens Health Projcect

 - CIPD Center for intense treatment of personality disorders

 

Sexual Abuse and Trauma-Specific Resources

This is a list of secular and faith-based resources suggested by professional Christian therapists.

Because we believe that trauma is a specialized field and injury, and because we recognize

that resources from a Christian perspective are not as readily available as needed, we

encourage in addition to generalized pastoral care.

 

BOOKS

On the Threshold of Hope by Diane Langberg

Bringing Christ to Abused Women by Diane Langberg

Protecting Children from Abuse in the Church by Basyle Tchividjian

A Cry for Justice (domestic violence) by Jeff Crippen

Courage to Heal by Ellen Bass & Laura Davies

Allies in Healing (for partners) by Laura Davies

The Body Remembers by Babette Rothchild

Trauma & Recovery by Judith Herman

Sexual Abuse Recalled by Judy Alpert

The Sexual Healing Journey: a guide for survivors of sexual abuse by Wendy Maltz

Restoring Hope & Trust Jon Allen

Getting Through the Day Nancy Napier

 

MEMOIRS

My Father’s House Silvia Fraser

Memory Slips: am memoir of music & healing Linda Katherine Cutting

A Bright Red Scream Marilee Strong