Sexual Abuse and Survivors
This paper analyzes the book 'Counseling Survivors of Sexual Abuse' by Diane M. Langberg.
# 102551 | 820 words | 1 source | MLA | 2008 |
Published on Mar 27, 2008 in Medical and Health (General) , Psychology (General) , Literature (General) , Hot Topics (General) , Gender and Sexuality (General)
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In this article the writer discusses that the work 'Counseling Survivors of Sexual Abuse' authored by Diane M. Langberg is a powerful, daring and effective book. The writer presents her personal reaction to the treatment of sexual abuse and notes that the book opened her eyes to what treatments are used to assist an abuser and what foundations are used to get over the abuse. The writer concludes with a very favorable impression of Dr. Langberg's passion to aide, assist and help the survivors that have been sexually abused, especially in the theological framework of people that have been traumatized.
From the Paper:"Another eye opener is the fact that Dr. Langberg encourages survivors to write out Isaiah 53, which should assist with brining God closer into their lives since Jesus suffered on the cross and was resurrected.
"It seems that there are various factors that affect a child's reaction to abuse to include how the child perceives the abuser and distinctive things associated from the assault. Dr. Langberg observed and counseled symptomatic and asymptomatic victims; as part of treatment methods, reunification issues and cognitive therapy along with nondirective support therapy. Dr. Langberg uses individual therapy as opposed to group therapy."
Sample of Sources Used:
- Langberg. D.M. Counseling Survivors of Sexual Abuse. New Jersey: Tyndale House Publishers, 1997.
Cite this Book Review:
Sexual Abuse and Survivors (2008, March 27) Retrieved June 25, 2019, from https://www.academon.com/book-review/sexual-abuse-and-survivors-102551/
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