Resources

National Resources and Hotlines

Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network (RAINN)

National Sexual Assault Hotline: 1.800.656.HOPE

Arte Sana A directory of Spanish-language and Latin@-focused abuse recovery programs.

FORGE Transgender Sexual Violence Project (TSVP) to begin bringing resources and hope for healing to the transgender community, partners of trans survivors and professionals who serve the community.

Male Survivor Committed to preventing, healing, and eliminating all forms of sexual victimization of boys and men through support, treatment, research, education, advocacy, and activism.

Stop It Now! Helpline 1-888-PREVENT (1-888-773-8368) This is a toll-free number for adults who are at risk for sexually abusing a child, for friends and family members of sexual abusers and/or victims, and for parents of children with sexual behavior problems. All calls are confidential and will be answered by a trained staff member.

Gay Men’s Domestic Violence Project 800-832-1901

Readable Resources

Emotional Trauma First Aid

Survivor Self-Management and Coping Skills Excellent guide to recovery strategies and techniques survivors can use immediately.

What is Considered Sexual Assault? A Guide on Sexual Assault. By Florin & Roebig Trial Attorneys

The Courage to Heal & The Courage to Heal Workbook by Ellen Bass and Laura Davis

Healing from Trauma: A Survivor’s Guide to Understanding Your Symptoms and Reclaiming Your Life  by Jasmin Lee Cori

Victims No Longer: Men Recovering from Incest and Other Sexual Child Abuse  Mike Lew and Ellen Bass

Thriving in The Wake of Trauma: A Multicultural Guide by Thema Bryant-Davis

Trauma and Recovery By Judith Herman

Secret Survivors: Uncovering Incest and Its Aftereffects in Women By E. Sue Blum

Help her get free: A Guide for Families and Friends of Abused Women By Susan Brewster

Bay Area Transformative Justice Collective