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Push Back the Dark

Push Back the Dark

Companioning Adult Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse

by Elizabeth M. Altmaier

"A courageous and well-integrated blueprint of psychological research, Biblical truth, and practical recommendations." —Donald F. Walker, Tidewater Child and Family Behavioral Health; coauthor of "Spiritually Oriented Psychotherapy for Trauma"

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About the Book and Author

About the Book and Author

This book offers you the tools needed to undertake caring ministry to adults suffering in the aftermath of childhood sexual abuse.

Read an Excerpt From

Read an Excerpt From "Push Back the Dark"

"Children who are abused cannot understand why the abuse is happening; they blame themselves, and this misbelief is often reinforced by an abuser who shifts guilt and blame to the child."

Praise for

Praise for "Push Back the Dark"

"Understanding and deep faith shine through and provide a model for a faith-based restoration of self." —Christine A. Courtois, psychologist; author of Healing the Incest Wound: Adult Survivors in Therapy

Translating research into practice through a biblical worldview.