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EU – Overview of the worldwide best practices for rape prevention and for assisting women victims of rape

The study provides an overview of the worldwide best practices for rape prevention and for assisting women victims of rape. It reviews the international literature and offers selected examples of promising practices. It addresses the comprehensive range of policies in the fields of gender equality; law and justice; economy, development and social inclusion; culture, education and media; and health.

Policy Department C: Citizens’ Rights and Constitutional Affairs European Parliament B-1047 Bruxelles

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I Can’t Get Over It: A Handbook for Trauma Survivors

Amazon link to buy the book I Can’t Get Over It: A Handbook for Trauma Survivors by Aphrodite T. Matsakis PhD. The book addresses PTSD in relation to many types of trauma including rape and sexual violence and the healing process following an individual’s experience with trauma.

If The Man You Love Was Abused: A Couple’s Guide to Healing

Amazon link to buy the book If The Man You Love Was Abused: A Couple’s Guide to Healing by Marlene M. Browne. The book provides advice and support for men who suffered childhood abuse and those around them wanting to help.

Preventing intimate partner and sexual violence against women: Taking action and generating evidence

This document aims to provide sufficient information for policy-makers and planners to develop data-driven and evidence-based programmes for preventing intimate partner and sexual violence against women.

Resurrection After Rape A guide to transforming from victim to survivor

Amazon link to buy the book Resurrection After Rape: A Guide to transforming from victim to survivor by Matt Atkinson. The book is a guide for women recovering from rape including narratives of other victims’ success stories.

See Sally Kick Ass: A Women’s Guide to Personal Safety

Amazon link to buy the book See Sally Kick Ass: A Women’s Guide to Personal Safety by Fred Vogt. The book teaches daily safety tips and self-defense techniques accompanied by illustrations demonstrating how to stop an attacker.

Sexual Violence Prevention: Beginning the Dialogue

This document is intended to begin the dialogue about what it means to move upstream. Our working definition of sexual violence prevention for the RPE program is population-based and/or environmental and system-level strategies, policies, and actions that prevent sexual violence from initially occurring.

Surviving Sexual Violence: A Guide to Recovery and Empowerment

Amazon link to buy the book Surviving Sexual Violence: A Guide to Recovery and Empowerment by Thema Bryant-Davis. The book describes the effects of different types of assault and a variety of pathways for moving forward in recovery. Examples of healing activities include mind-body practices, therapy, and self-defense.

The PTSD Workbook: Simple, Effective Techniques for Overcoming Traumatic Stress Symptoms

Amazon link to buy the book The PTSD Workbook: Simple, Effective Techniques for Overcoming Traumatic Stress Symptoms by Mary Beth Williams and Soili Poijula. In this book experts come together to offer a variety of tools to combat trauma symptoms.

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CONTACT US

TBTNF is a 100% volunteer organization. We do our best to respond to inquiries within 24 hours, if not sooner. TBTNF has victims' rights attorneys to provide Legal Assistance for survivors. Please complete the intake form. For all other inquiries, complete our contact form. If you are in need of immediate medical or legal support, please call 911. If you are in need of counseling support, please call (855) 598-4086 in the US or visit our Resources section for further information.

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