Resources

TOP DOMESTIC VIOLENCE BOOKS & HOLISTIC RESOURCES

1. Battered Woman Syndrome 3rd Edition

by Dr. Lenore E. Walker, ED.D, ABPP

2. When Men Batter Women: New Insights into Ending Abusive Relationships

by Dr. John Gottman Ph.D, Dr. Neil Jacobson, Ph.D

3. Should I Stay or Should I Go? A Guide To Knowing If Your Relationship Can – And Should—Be Saved

by Jac Patrissi et al.

4. The Seven Principles for Making Marriage Work: A Practical Guide from the Country’s Foremost Relationship Expert

by Dr. John Gottman, Ph.D

5. What Makes Love Last?:

How to Build Trust and Avoid Betrayal  
by  Dr. John Gottman, Ph.D

6. Latina Power!: Using 7 Strengths You Already Have to Create the Success You Deserve (Workbook)

by Dr. Ana Nogales , Ph.D

7. Bad Boys: Why We Love Them, How to Live with Them, When to Leave Them

by Dr. Carole Lieberman, MD, MPH (Domestic Violence Chapters Mr. Power Mad & Prince of Darkness)

8. Against Violence Against Women: The Case for Gender as a Protected Class

by Dr. Rona M. Fields, Ph.D

9. I Won’t Survive…I’ll Thrive! How I Overcame Domestic Violence, Cancer, and Much More

by Aurea McGarry

10. Sacred Silent
by Mildred Muhammad

11. A Private FamilyMatter: A Memoir
by Victor Rivas Rivers

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12. Peace IS the Way: Bringing War and Violence to an End

by Dr. Deepak Chopra, MD

13. Power of Now: AGuide to Spiritual Enlightenment
by Eckhart Tolle

14. Journey Within
by His Holiness Radhanath Swami

 

RECOMMENDED DOMESTIC VIOLENCE VIDEOS

1.I Can Survive: A Film By Somy Ali

Featured short story of Mukhtaran Mai, who suffered a gang rape; short film honors Mai’s work and attended by Ms. Hilary Clinton, senator of NY at that time.

2. THE COLOR PURPLE starring Oprah Winfrey

Based on Alice Walker’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel by Steven Spielberg

3. PROVOKED

Starring Aishwarya Rai Directed by Jagmohan Mundhra

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