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Resources

Books

Henry Blackaby: Experiencing God

Jerry Bridges: Respectable Sins

Bill Bright: My Life Is Not My Own & Come Help Change The World

Oswald Chambers: My Utmost For His Highest

Gary Chapman: Five Love Languages & The Five Love Languages of Apology

Henry Cloud: Changes That Heal & How People Grow 

Robert E. Coleman: The Master Plan of Evangelism 

LB Cowman: Streams In the Desert

Larry Crab: The Safest Place On Earth

Cru Study: Life Concepts & Transferable Concepts

Jim Cymbala: Fresh Wind Fresh Fire

Emerson Eggeriches: Love and Respect

John Eldridge: The Journey of Desire

Elisabeth Elliott: Through the Gates of Splendor 

Shannon Ethridge: Every Women's Battle

Carley Fiorina: Tough Choices (A Memoir) 

Nancy Guthrie: Holding Onto Hope

Judith Herman: Trauma and Recovery 

Julie Herrera-Maxwell: De Donde Vienes? Y Adonde Vas? Confidencias Entre Amigas

Bill Hybels: Tender Love

Carolyn Custis: James Lost Women of the Bible & Half the Church & When Life and Beliefs Collide

Serene Jones: Trauma and Grace

Marian Jordan: Sex and the City Uncovered

Timothy Keller: The Meaning of Marriage

Nick Kristof: Half the Sky

Dale S. Kuehne: Sex and the iWorld

 

Mike Kuhn: Fresh Vision for the Muslim World

Diane Langberg: On the Threshold of Hope

Dr. Roberta Lee: The Superstress Solution

Patrick Lencioni: The 5 Dysfunctions of a Team

CS Lewis: Surprised by Joy

Sally Lloyd-Jones: Jesus Storybook Bible

Gabe Lyons: The Next Christians and UnChristian

Gail MacDonald: High Call High Privilege

Brennan Manning: Ragamuffin Gospel & Ruthless Trust

Andrew Marin: Love is an Orientation

Robert McGee: Search for Significance

Eric Metaxas: Everything You Always Wanted To Know About

Beth More: Beth More Bible Studies   

Randy Newman: Questioning Evangelism  

Free Devotional: The Redemptive Pursuit

John Ortberg: When The Game Is Over It All Goes Back in the Box  

Ronald Rolheiser: Holy Longing

Peter Scazzero: Emotionally Healthy Church

Lorraine Sherr: Grief and Aids

Lee Strobel: The Case for Christ

Joni Eareckson: Tada The God I Love 

AW Tozer: The Pursuit of God

William J. Webb: Slaves, Women and Homosexuality

Philip Yancey: Rumors of Another World  

Cru's: Jesus File for Women Magdelena

Bible Study: Significant Women

Priority Associate: Transferable Concepts

 

Physical & Mental Health & Wellness

COUNSELING RESOURCES

DIANELANGBERG.COM : book lists free talk, articles

G.R.A.C.E. website Godly Response to Abuse in Christian Environment

Women’s trauma treatment group: starting in July Thursdays daytime

Shelly Messing & Sue Novick 212-229-2421

INSTITUTE PROGRAMS

Manhattan Institute for Psychoanalysis MIP 212-422-1221 – individual counseling at sliding scale fee

NYS Psych Society Institute Columbia Presbyterian 168th free services including medication management

HOSPITALS

Mt Sinai SAVI Sexual Assault Victim Institute

St Lukes Roosevelt 114th St -Programs for women with dual diagnosis (trauma & substance abuse/addictions)

 -WHP Womens Health Projcect

 - CIPD Center for intense treatment of personality disorders

Sexual Abuse and Trauma-Specific Resources

This is a list of secular and faith-based resources suggested by professional Christian therapists.

Because we believe that trauma is a specialized field and injury, and because we recognize that resources from a Christian perspective are not as readily available as needed, we encourage in addition to generalized pastoral care.