Includes bibliographical references (pages 30-36) and index.
Ch. 1. Is It Me? -- Ch. 2. Effects of Domestic Violence on the Victim -- Ch. 3. Effects of Domestic Violence on Children -- Ch. 4. The Batterer -- Ch. 5. What You Can Do -- Ch. 6. After You Leave.
"A Therapist's Guide to Growing Free provides an outline of the issues, tasks, and goals involved in the treatment of victims and survivors. Its chapter-by-chapter breakdown of how violent relationships function and how to end them safely will be invaluable to you as you guide trauma victims on their therapeutic journey."--Jacket.