Crisis Resources

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 1.800.273.8255

                They also have a crisis chat feature from 2pm to 2am at:

Rape, Incest, Abuse National Network (RAINN)  1.800.656.HOPE

                They also have a crisis chat feature available 24 hours a day on their website:

Crisis Link Text Hotline

                Twenty-four hour crisis help by text message:



Bass, E. and L. Davis (2008) The Courage to Heal: A Guide for Women Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse. New York: NY. Morrow Williams Paperbacks

Davis, L. (1991) Allies in Healing: When the Person You Love was Sexually Abused as a Child. New York: NY. William Morrow Paperbacks

Gil, E. (1988) Outgrowing The Pain:  A Book for and About Adults Abused as Children. New York: NY. Dell

Lew, M. (2004) Victims No Longer: The Classic Guide for Men Recovering From Childhood Sexual Abuse. New York: NY. Harper Perennial

Maltz, W. (2012) The Sexual Healing Journey: A Guide for Survivors of Sexual Abuse. New York, NY: William Morrow Paperbacks



Adult Survivors of Child Abuse --

                Resources, support and information for Survivors of all forms of child abuse

Fort Refuge: Abuse Survivors Community – FortRefuge.Com

An online support community for Survivors of childhood abuse, domestic violence and sexual assault. They have community forums and chat features

The #NoMoreShame Project – NoMoreShameProject.Com

Information, Resources, Frequently Asked Questions for Survivors as well as publication of Survivor stories.

Rape, Abuse, Incest National Network --

                Resources, Information and Crisis Help for Survivors

Survivors of Incest Anonymous --

                A 12 Step recovery group for Survivors of Incest, online resources and in person meetings