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BOOK REVIEW – Trauma and recovery: The aftermath of violence – from domestic abuse to political terror

The following post reviews J.L. Herman’s influential book, Trauma and Recovery (1997), and highlights several points that relate to a core Thematic Area: The impact of domestic abuse on survivors. — Date Published: 1997 Authors: Herman, J.L. Full Citation: Herman, J. L. (1997). Trauma and recovery. Basic books. “Traumatic events are extraordinary, not because they occur rarely, but rather because […]

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BOOK REVIEW – Domestic Violence & Mental Health

The following post reviews Howard, Feder and Agnew-Davies’ book, Domestic Violence and Mental Health (2013), and highlights several points that relate to a core Thematic Area: The impact of domestic abuse on survivors. — Date Published: 2013 Authors: Howard, Feder & Agnew-Davies Full Citation: Howard, L., Feder, G., & Agnew-Davies, R. (Eds.). (2013). Domestic violence and mental health. […]

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