Helping Her Get Free

Helping Her Get Free

A Guide for Families and Friends of Abused Women

Book - 2006
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Almost ten years after its original publication, this groundbreaking and practical guide remains a wise, informed, and vital resource for those who want to assist a friend or loved one in her struggle to escape an abusive relationship. Susan Brewster, a longtime psychotherapist whose practice includes working with abused women and their families, recognizes that friends and family need specific tools and ideas to help them develop a relationship with their abused loved one that will ultimately benefit her, not control her.

The survivor of an abusive relationship herself, Brewster teaches readers how to recognize the signs of abuse, handle negative feelings, become an effective advocate, deal with the abuser, and more. This compassionate book is just as timely and important as ever, offering the information needed to give strength to women who are trying to break free.

Helping Her Get Free was previously published as To Be an Anchor in the Storm.
Publisher: Emeryville, Calif. : Seal Press, 2006, c1997.
ISBN: 9781580051675
1580051677
Branch Call Number: 362.82920973 Bre 3701ga 1
362.82920973 Bre 3701wo 1
362.82920973 Bre 3701ir 1
362.82920973 Bre 3701wd 1
362.82920973 Bre 3701ma 1
Characteristics: x, 245 pages
Additional Contributors: Brewster, Susan

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