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Sexual Assault Awareness Month Nonfiction Reading List

Sexual Assault Awareness Month Nonfiction Reading List

This is a list of some of the books that the outreach & education specialists and the victim advocates from the RCC recommend.

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The Body Keeps the Score

Brain, Mind, and Body in the Healing of Trauma

By Bessel van der Kolk, M.D.
Narrated by: Sean Pratt
Length: 16 hours 15 minutes

#1 New York Times bestseller

“Essential reading for anyone interested in understanding and treating traumatic stress and the scope of its impact on society.” —Alexander McFarlane, Director of the Centre for Traumatic Stress Studies

A pioneering researcher transforms our understanding of trauma and offers a bold new paradigm for healing in this New...
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Healing from Trauma

A Survivor's Guide to Understanding Your Symptoms and Reclaiming Your Life

By Jasmin Lee Cori
Narrated by: Suehyla El-Attar & Kevin Stillwell
Length: 9 hours 10 minutes

Psychotherapist and trauma survivor Jasmin Lee Cori offers new insight into trauma-related difficulties (including PTSD, depression, substance abuse), provides self-care tools, candor about therapy and medications, and addresses spiritual issues.

While there are many different approaches to healing trauma, few offer a wide range of perspectives... Read more »

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Asking for It

The Alarming Rise of Rape Culture—and What We Can Do about It

By Kate Harding
Narrated by: Erin Bennett
Length: 8 hours 55 minutes

Every seven minutes, someone in America commits a rape. And whether that’s a football star, beloved celebrity, elected official, member of the clergy, or just an average Joe (or Joanna), there’s probably a community eager to make excuses for that person.

In Asking for It, Kate Harding combines in-depth research with an in-your-face voice to make...

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The Betrayal Bond

Breaking Free of Exploitive Relationships

By Patrick Carnes, PhD
Narrated by: Paul Costanzo
Length: 6 hours 56 minutes

Exploitive relationships can create trauma bonds—chains that link a victim to someone who is dangerous to them. Divorce, employee relations, litigation of any type, incest and child abuse, family and marital systems, domestic violence, hostage negotiations, kidnapping, professional exploitation and religious abuse are all areas of trauma... Read more »

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The Body Is Not an Apology, Second Edition

The Power of Radical Self-Love

By Sonya Renee Taylor
Narrated by: Sonya Renee Taylor
Length: 5 hours 11 minutes

New York Times bestseller! "To build a world that works for everyone, we must first make the radical decision to love every facet of ourselves. . . . 'The body is not an apology' is the mantra we should all embrace."
—Kimberlé Crenshaw, legal scholar and founder and Executive Director, African American Policy Forum

Humans are a varied and... Read more »

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We Should All Be Feminists

By Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Narrated by: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Length: 45 minutes

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The highly acclaimed, provocative essay on feminism and sexual politics—from the award-winning author of Americanah

In this personal, eloquently-argued essay—adapted from the much-admired TEDx talk of the same name—Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie offers readers a unique definition of feminism for the twenty-first century.... Read more »

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Nurturing Resilience

Helping Clients Move Forward from Developmental Trauma--An Integrative Somatic Approach

By Kathy L. Kain & Stephen J. Terrell
Narrated by: Beth Kesler
Length: 9 hours 47 minutes

A practical, integrated approach for therapists working with child and adult patients impacted by developmental trauma and attachment difficulties

Kathy L. Kain and Stephen J. Terrell draw on fifty years of their combined clinical and teaching experience to provide this clear road map for understanding the complexities of early trauma and its... Read more »

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Resumen Completo: Activismo Del Placer (Pleasure Activism) - Basado En El Libro De Adrienne Maree Brown - Abridged

By Instalibros Editorial
Narrated by: Miguel de Ugarte Jesse
Length: 39 minutes

RESUMEN COMPLETO: ACTIVISMO DEL PLACER (PLEASURE ACTIVISM) - BASADO EN EL LIBRO DE ADRIENNE MAREE BROWN


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Trauma and the Body

A Sensorimotor Approach to Psychotherapy

By Kekuni Minton, Pat Ogden & Clare Pain
Narrated by: Paul Brion
Length: 14 hours 57 minutes

Psychotherapists who have been trained in models of psychodynamic, psychoanalytic, or cognitive therapeutic approaches are skilled at listening to the language and affect of the client. They track the clients' associations, fantasies, and signs of psychic conflict, distress, and defenses. Yet while the majority of therapists are trained to... Read more »

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