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


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


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


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.