Based on the experiences of hundreds of survivors, this work profiles victims who share the challenges and triumphs of their personal healing processes. Inspiring and comprehensive, it offers mental, emotional and physical support to all people who are in the process of rebuilding their lives. It offers hope, encouragement and practical advice to every woman who was sexually abused as a child and answers some vital questions including where the decision to heal starts, how you can break the silence, who will listen and the therapy, support groups and organizations that are available.
Ellen Bass is a lecturer and professional trainer; she has worked with survivors for more than 20 years. Laura Davis is a lecturer and author. Both authors are internationally renowned experts on healing from child sexual abuse. Their books have sold over 1.5 million copies worldwide.