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The Battered Women's Handbook By C. A. Sheckels
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Battered women often need help understanding their situations, and what they should do. This book can help you gain a clearer perspective, and take action.
Battered Women in the United States By Stephen Reed,EMT,CNA,CMA,Paralegal/Legal Assistant
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Whenever people hear “Battered Women”, there are those they will say, “Well, she probable deserved it”. Why do we care about the problem, it will never happen to me! Battered... More > person syndrome is a physical and psychological condition of a person who has suffered (usually persistent) emotional, physical, or sexual abuse from another person. It is classified as ICD-9 code 995.81 "Battered person syndrome" not elsewhere classified (NEC). The condition is the basis for the battered spouse defense that has been used in cases of physically and psychologically abused spouses who have killed their abusers. The condition was first researched extensively by Lenore E. Walker, who used Martin Seligman's learned helplessness theory to explain why abused spouses stayed in destructive relationships.< Less
Because I Love Him: How Girls Become Battered Women & Why They Stay By Jasper Jameson
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"Because I Love Him" explains how girls become battered women, why they stay and other issues that face trauma survivors, of all types. The book explains the often perplexing behaviors of... More > battered women and other trauma survivors and gives us the tools necessary to help her understand her response to the trauma, recover and learn to make choices that help keep her safe. "Because I Love Him" explains victim-offender behaviors and the relationship between them, utilizing research that spans almost three decades, the input of hundreds of victims and survivors, both human and animal, and capitalizes on information provided by offenders. This allows females to examine the choices they make that cause them to stand out from the "herd". The author addresses, and blows up, the fallacies our society has designed to stay in our comfort zone and shines a light on the arguments offenders wield to maintain their comfort with the suffering they cause.< Less
How to Survive Living with Batterers Who Are Mentally-Ill By Jenny Z Thomas & A. Five
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This book teaches one how to deal with living with batterers who are mentally-ill. It tells you every step of the way how to deal when batterers are in the hospital. There are ideas, suggestions... More > and tidbits of experiences and also form letters which you can use when dealing with the batterer's doctors and psychiatrists.< Less
Self Defence Tips for Women By Wendy
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Women still continue to face so much violence around the world. Stories of crimes against women are common. Isn't it wise for women to learn practical tips of self-defense so they can handle ... More > unwanted situations with confidence? I am not saying that all women should become masters of martial arts, but they can arm themselves with basic knowledge of how to take precautions & learn to deal with unwanted situations that can arise anytime. This is what this e-book deals with. It has personal safety tips and techniques for women in various situations like- rape, purse snatching, street safety, workplace safety, domestic violence, kid safety, ATM safety and more! A few tips you can learn are: .How you can perfume as a useful deterrent if need arises .How to make a car key as a lethal weapon .What to scream other than “Help” .Getting out of a car your attacker has cornered you in .Plus A Lot MORE!< Less
Mused - the BellaOnline Literary Review - Autumn Equinox 2018 By BellaOnline The Voice of Women
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Our images share the adoration of the preciously unique Earth we all share. We have sunflowers glowing in green and gold. A misty castle glimpsed in another dimension. An enigmatic doorway into who... More > knows where. Poetry delves into emotions and twines into our thoughts. Rains shimmy leaves and batter islands. A man amongst millions boldly carves his own path. A woman tussles with her ill body which keeps its secrets well hidden. Fiction catches at the mind and gives it tugs in new directions. A woman is scattered here and there by the winds of fate. A young child struggles to understand life's new, dark twists. A daughter is brought low by the loss of her mother. Non-fiction is where we connect with our fellow travelers on this too-short path called life. College friends hold each other through illness and change. A stranger becomes everything to a woman in distress. A girl learns the lesson that first impressions are often wrong.< Less
Domestic Violence Handbook for Abused Women By John Hildreth Atkins
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Are you tired of being afraid? Are you , or is someone you know, involved with a women beater? Have you ever wondered why you, or a person you know, male or female, always seem to pick the wrong... More > people to be with? This book is a game changer. Your life is yours to do with as you see fit; not your abusers! Granted, this book is short. I wrote it that way so that the actual book can be affordable for those who so desperately need it. And it really doesn't take 600 pages of boring rhetoric to teach you the things you should know about both your abuser and yourself. There are reasons why you are the perfect patsy. As I said, this book is a game changer; your life will forever change for the better. I know what it is like to be abused, to be scared all of the time. I've seen it a million times. And, in every instance, I was able to predict it. The next time someone tells you they did not see it coming, hand them a copy of this book. It's really not that complicated...once you know the rules they play by!< Less
Domestic Violence Handbook for Abused Women By John Hildreth Atkins
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This is the book that tells how to spot an abuser and how to avoid those kinds of things. This book also tells you why you are so easily fooled and what you need to change in order to stay away from... More > abusive people. Someday, this book will be required reading in all schools and will save lives. Who's life will it save next? Yours? If you are reading this, you need this book. Seriously. It is the best one you will ever any price.< Less
Tending Your Garden: A Workbook for Women Ending Abusive Relationships By Mary Kay Wyzlic
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If you are reading this, it is likely you are experiencing some difficult times right now. Perhaps you have recently left, or are close to leaving, an abusive relationship. Right now your life... More > probably seems very complicated. Confusing, isn’t it? I urge you to relax in the simplicity of this workbook. You may be surprised to discover that the most entangled problems sometimes have simple solutions. Please accept this invitation to walk with me along some winding paths of self-discovery. As you begin, think of your life as a garden, and yourself as the master gardener. You have three important tasks: weeding, cultivating and planting. All of them are things you must do to create healthy new blooms that will last. Like you, I also had to create a new life after leaving a relationship choked by the weeds of abuse. This book is the result of my struggle. I set out to put into words, as best I could, what I would tell a friend who was coming out of an abusive relationship... Mary Kay Wyzlic, Author< Less
The "People Power" Women Superbook: Book 4. Domestic Violence Guide (Spousal Abuse Help Worldwide) By Tony Kelbrat
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An abusive relationship can cover these domains: Physical abuse, mostly hitting, slapping, throwing things at the person, throwing them into walls, etc. Emotional abuse goes from calling someone... More > worthless to brandishing a weapon and threatening to kill them. Financial abuse, withholding money from the spouse so that they barely have enough food, clothes, etc. Sexual abuse is forcing your spouse to have sex when they don't want to. This is a crime called Spousal Rape. Many women and pussywhipped men do not know they are being abused. They rationalize that it is just his or her quirky personality. They think this person is an asset on balance even though he or she does this negative stuff. I've known guys whose wives always nagged them and tried to control their lives. You do not have to take it. If you stay in the relationship, you're stupid.< Less