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0415953251
Paperback:It's my life now, starting over after an abusive relationship or domestic violence:2006:2nd ed
Author: Dugan, Meg Kennedy
Author: Hock, Roger R.
Year: 2006
Language: English
Interest category: Health & welfare
Media class: Paperback
Edition: 2nd ed
Publisher: Routledge
Resource type: Physical
Note: No further information has been provided for this title. Previous ed.: 2000
272p, 2 illustrations (pbk)
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1907585451
Paperback:A safe place for Rufus:[2012]
Author: Seeney, Jill
Artist: Fuller, Rachel
Author: British Agencies for Adoption and Fostering,
Year: [2012]
Language: English
Interest category: Picture booksPicture books for older children
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: British Association for Adoption & Fostering
Resource type: Physical
Note: Rufus the cat lives with a family who looks after him, feeds him and gives him lots of cuddles. He feels happy and safe, especially when he is lying on his favourite cushion. But he didn't always feel this way. The family that Rufus used to live with were not kind to him at all and he struggles to escape from his bad memories. Ages 5 - 12
16 pages, chiefly illustrations (colour) ; 23 cm + 1 booklet (pbk)
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0754066061
Talking book - CD:Lola Rose:2003
Author: Wilson, Jacqueline
Author: Lederer, Helen
Year: 2003
Language: English
Interest category: Spoken Word
Media class: Talking book - CD
Publisher: Chivers Children's Audio
Resource type: Physical
Note: Set of 6 When Jayni, her mum and brother have to run away from her abusive father, it starts off as an adventure. They slip out at night, go up to London and stay in a hotel, and even make up false identities. But when the money runs out, reality bites.
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0552556130
Paperback:Lola Rose:2007
Author: Wilson, Jacqueline
Author: Sharratt, Nick
Year: 2007
Language: English
Interest category: Young adult novels
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Corgi
Resource type: Physical
Note: When Jayni, her mum and little brother have to run away from her abusive father, it starts off as an adventure. They slip out at night, go up to London and stay in a hotel, and even make up false identities. When the money runs out and reality bites, is it still a game they should play? Teenage
287 p., ill. ; 20 cm (pbk)
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0552558311
Paperback:Cookie:2009
Author: Wilson, Jacqueline
Author: Sharratt, Nick
Year: 2009
Language: English
Interest category: Stories for older children
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Corgi
Resource type: Physical
Note: Beauty Cookson is no beauty - she's a plain girl, surrounded by super-confident, snooty girls at school. But worse than the teasing in the playground is her father's temper. Eventually, after an unbearable birthday party and a very real fear that Dad's temper is out of control, Mum and Beauty run away. Ages 5 - 12
319 p., ill. ; 20 cm (pbk)
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0552547123
Paperback:Lola Rose:2004
Author: Wilson, Jacqueline
Author: Sharratt, Nick
Year: 2004
Language: English
Interest category: Young adult novels
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Corgi
Resource type: Physical
Note: A family run away to London to get away from an abusive husband and father, but find that their new life is not any easier when the mother is diagnosed with breast cancer. Teenage
288p, ill ; 19.8x12.9cm (Paperback)
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1557987017
Paperback:A terrible thing happened
Author: Holmes, Margaret M
Language: English
Interest category: Picture books for older children
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: American Psychological Assoc
Resource type: Physical
Paperback
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184905424X
Hardback:How are you feeling today baby bear?, exploring big feelings after living in a stormy home:2014
Author: Evans, Jane
Artist: Jackson, Laurence, (Illustrator)
Year: 2014
Language: English
Interest category: Picture books
Media class: Hardback
Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Resource type: Physical
Note: A gentle story to help children aged 18 months to 6 years who have lived with violence in their home. Baby Bear lives in a home with the Big Bears and loves to chase butterflies and make mud pies - they make Baby Bear's tummy fill with sunshine. Then, one night, Baby Bear hears a big storm downstairs in the house and in the morning. Baby Bear's tummy starts to feel grey and rainy. How will such a small bear cope with these big new feelings? Pre-School
26 pages, illustrations (colour) ; 22 cm (hbk)
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S012730151
Paperback:Why does he do that?, inside the minds of angry and controlling men:2003
Author: Bancroft, Lundy
Year: 2003
Language: English
Interest category: Health & welfare
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Berkley
Resource type: Physical
Note: Published outside the British Isles This volume offers women guidelines on how to improve and survive an abusive relationship, discussing various types of abusive men, analysing societal myths surrounding abuse, and answering questions about the warning signs of abuse. General adult
xxiii, 408 p. ; 23 cm (pbk)
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0955882702
Paperback:Living with the dominator, a book about the freedom programme:2008
Author: Craven, Pat
Year: 2008
Language: English
Interest category: Health & welfare
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Freedom
Resource type: Physical
Note: No further information has been provided for this title. General adult
121 p., ill. (pbk)
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0091884322
Paperback:Power and control, why charming men can make dangerous lovers:2002:[New ed.]
Author: Horley, Sandra
Year: 2002
Language: English
Interest category: Living & learning
Media class: Paperback
Edition: [New ed.]
Publisher: Vermilion
Resource type: Physical
Note: In this book, the author draws on over 20 years supporting abused women to provide an insight into the reality behind the mask of the charming man. Her aim is to show women who are victims of domestic violence that they are not alone. General adult
xvi, 253p. ; 20 cm (pbk)
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074595135X
Paperback:Breaking the chains of abuse, a practical guide:2006
Author: Atkinson, Sue
Year: 2006
Language: English
Interest category: Health & welfare
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Lion
Resource type: Physical
Note: Sue Atkinson, author of the highly acclaimed 'Climbing Out of Depression' and 'Building Self-Esteem', turns her attention to the subject of sexual and emotional abuse. Writing from her own experience, she gets alongside survivors to offer hope and guidance. General adult
223 p., ill. ; 20 cm (pbk)
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1843109611
Paperback:Rebuilding lives after domestic violence, understanding long-term outcomes:2010
Author: Abrahams, Hilary
Year: 2010
Language: English
Interest category: Health & welfare
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Jessica Kingsley
Resource type: Physical
Note: This text examines in-depth the long-term outcomes for women who have suffered domestic violence and abuse, based on interviews conducted over seven years. Through these interviews the author reveals the factors which help or hinder a successful transition from abusive relationship to independent living. Tertiary
208 p. ; 23 cm (pbk)
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147111466X
Paperback:Out of the darkness:2012
Author: Nash, Tina
Year: 2012
Language: English
Interest category: Health & welfare
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Resource type: Physical
Note: Tina Nash, who was blinded by former partner Shane Jenkin in April 2011, and who survived domestic violence on a shocking scale, tells her full story. General adult
viii, 273 p. ; 20 cm (pbk)
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1471129489
Paperback:The refuge, my journey to the safe house for battered women:2014
Author: Smith, Jenny
Year: 2014
Language: English
Interest category: Health & welfare
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Resource type: Physical
Note: Until 1971, female victims of domestic violence were expected to 'kiss and make up' with their husbands, hide their black eyes and bruises, and bear the shame that somehow their partners' brutality was their fault. Chiswick Women's Aid was Europe's first ever refuge for what were then called 'battered women', and Jenny Smith was one of the first females who bravely made their way to this much-needed safe house. Desperate, and in fear for her life and the welfare of her two small children, Jenny had fled her dangerously schizophrenic partner, carrying only a few possessions. This book tells her story. General adult
viii, 309 pages ; 20 cm (pbk)
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1843104318
Paperback:Supporting women after domestic violence, loss, trauma and recovery:2007
Author: Abrahams, Hilary
Year: 2007
Language: English
Interest category: Health & welfare
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Jessica Kingsley
Resource type: Physical
Note: Drawing on the direct experiences of women who have encountered domestic violence, this book sets out to explore the complex practical and emotional support they need. It will be a key resource for those working within women's refuges, as well as social workers, counsellors, psychotherapists and mental health professionals. Professional (including technical, vocational)
156 p. ; 24 cm (pbk)
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S012777044
Paperback:Cry of the nightbird, writers against domestic violence:2014
Author: Wing, Michelle
Author: Hutchinson, Ann
Author: Farrell, Kate
Year: 2014
Language: English
Interest category: Literature & languages
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Wolfsinger Publications
Resource type: Physical
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S012732464
Paperback:Helping her get free:2006
Author: Brewster, Susan
Year: 2006
Language: English
Interest category: Health & welfare
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Seal
Resource type: Physical
Note: Previously titled 'To be an anchor in the storm' Published outside the British Isles A practical guide for people who want to assist a friend or loved one in her struggle to escape an abusive relationship, this title teaches readers how to recognize the signs of abuse, handle negative feelings, become an effective advocate, deal with the abuser, and more. General adult
220 p. ; 21 cm (pbk)
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S012732466
Paperback:But he'll change, ending the thinking that keeps you in abusive relationships:2010
Author: Hunter, Joanna V.
Year: 2010
Language: English
Interest category: Health & welfare
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Hazelden
Resource type: Physical
Note: Published outside the British Isles In this compassionate book written for victims of domestic violence, Joanna Hunter helps women face, head on, the excuses they tell themselves that keep them in abusive relationships. With each self-defeating message addressed in this book offers counter messages designed to help women build strength and hope. General adult
240 p. ; 23 cm (pbk)
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S012730040
Paperback:The Freedom Programme home study course:2010
Author: Craven, Pat
Author: Craven, Pat
Year: 2010
Language: English
Interest category: Health & welfare
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Freedom
Resource type: Physical
Note: General adult
65 p. ; 21 cm (pbk)
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S012730041
Paperback:Mothering through domestic violence:2006
Author: Radford, Lorraine
Author: Hester, Marianne
Year: 2006
Language: English
Interest category: Health & welfare
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Jessica Kingsley
Resource type: Physical
Note: 'Mothering Through Domestic Violence' reveals how undermiming mothering plays a key role in locking women into abusive relationships and exacerbating the damage done by domestic violence. Case studies are used to explore key issues that should be considered during assessment and planning. Tertiary
176 p., ill. ; 24 cm (pbk)
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0552158631
Paperback:Crazy love, a memoir:c2009
Author: Steiner, Leslie Morgan
Year: c2009
Language: English
Interest category: Biography
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Corgi
Resource type: Physical
Note: When Leslie met her husband, Conor, she felt she'd met the man of her dreams. He made her feel loved and cherished. But it wasn't long before his abrupt, violent mood swings left her deeply troubled. As the violence escalated, she became trapped in a world of terror. General adult
338 p. ; 20 cm (pbk)
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0471740594
Paperback:Breaking the cycle of abuse, how to move beyond your past to create an abuse-free future:2005
Author: Engel, Beverly
Year: 2005
Language: English
Interest category: Health & welfare
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Wiley
Resource type: Physical
Note: In 'Breaking the Cycle of Abuse', Beverly Engel presents all-new action steps to help people recover and end the cycle of abuse. Offering her own personal story of abuse and abusive behaviour as well as the stories of many others, she offers support, hope and compassion. Originally published: 2004
288p (pbk)
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0955181615
Paperback:Shackles, Overcoming Domestic Abuse - A Modern Day Taboo:2008
Author: Cohen, Malaika
Author: Yeoman, Carole
Year: 2008
Language: English
Interest category: Health & welfare
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Canaan Press
Resource type: Physical
280 (Pbk)
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1843104237
Paperback:Talking about domestic abuse, a photo activity workbook to develop communication between mothers and young people:2006
Author: Humphreys, Catherine
Year: 2006
Language: English
Interest category: Health & welfare
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Jessica Kingsley
Resource type: Physical
Note: 'Talking About Domestic Abuse' is an activity pack for children of 9 years and above and adolescents where families have experienced domestic abuse, to help and encourage them to open up to their mothers about their distressing experiences. General adult
112 p., ill. ; 30 cm (pbk)
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