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RESOURCES

Associations

  • Ending Violence Association of BC (EVABC)
  • BC Association of Clinical Counsellors
  • College of Psychologists of BC

  • Funding

    North Island Survivors’ Healing Society gratefully acknowledges the support
    of the province of BC and United Way Central and North Vancouver Island.


    • Ministry of Public Safety and Solicitor General - Gaming Policy & Enforcement Branch
    • Ministry of Justice - Victim Services and Crime Prevention Branch 
    • United Way, Central and Northern Vancouver Island
     
    • Crime Assistance Program
     
    • First Nation Health Authority
    ICBC
    • ICBC
    WORKSAFE
    • Part of WorkSafe BC Provider Network



    General

    www.victimlinkbc.ca ........................ Information & Helpline
    www.malesurvivor.org .................... Resources for male survivors of sexual abuse
    www.domesticviolencebc.ca ........... Information & Helpline
    www.heretohelp.bc.ca ..................... Resources for mental health and addictions
    www.carmha.ca ............................... Downloadable publications on self-care
    www.sidran.org ............................... Publications on trauma and dissociation
    www.bcceas.ca ................................ Resources & Advocacy for Elder Abuse
    www.worksafebcstore.com ............. Health & Safety Resources
    www.ptsdassociation.com ............... Resources for Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
    www.apa.org .................................... Resources for Mental Health


    Reading List

    Boundaries Where You End and I Begin: How to Recognize and Set Healthy Boundaries

    by Anne Katherine (Hazelden, 1994)
    Coping with Trauma-Related Dissociation: Skills Training for Patients and Therapists

    by Suzette Boon Kathy Steele and Onno van der Hart (Norton, 2011)
    Growing Beyond Survival: A Self-Help Toolkit for Managing Traumatic Stress

    by Elizabeth G Vermilyea (Sidran Press, 2000) 
    Healing Trauma: A Pioneering Program for Restoring the Wisdom of Your Body

    by Peter Levine (Sounds True, 2008)
    Invisible Heroes: Survivors of Trauma and How They Heal

    by Belleruth Naparstek (Bantum, 2004)
    Mindsight: The New Science of Personal Transformation

    by Daniel Siegel (Random House, 2010) 
    The Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Sourcebook: A Guide to Healing, Recovery and Growth

    by Glenn Schiraldi
    (Lowell House, 2000) 
    Tapping In: A Step by Step Guide to Activating Your Healing Resources Through Bilateral Stimulation

    by Laurel Parnell (Sounds True, 2008) 
    Trauma Essentials: The Go-To-Guide for Mental Health

    by Babette Rothschild (Norton, 2011) 
    Wounded Boys, Heroic Men: A Man’s Guide to Recovering from Child Abuse

    by Daniel J. Sonkin (Adam’s Media, 1998)  
    The Body Keeps the Score: Brain, Mind amd Body in the Healing of Trauma

    Bessel van der Kolk M.D.
    Sensorimotor Psychotherapy: Interventions for Trauma and Attachment
    (Norton Series on Interpersonal Neurobioloy)

    Pat Ogden & Janina Fisher