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   In The Body Keeps the Score: Brain, Mind, and Body in the Healing of Trauma     explores the ways in which trauma rewires the brain.

In The Body Keeps the Score: Brain, Mind, and Body in the Healing of Trauma explores the ways in which trauma rewires the brain.


   Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Made Simple   delivers a simplified approach to learning the most essential parts of cognitive behavioral therapy and applying them to your life.

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Made Simple delivers a simplified approach to learning the most essential parts of cognitive behavioral therapy and applying them to your life.


 In   Speaking Truth to Power  , Anita Hill reflects on events before, during, and after the hearings, offering a complete account that sheds startling light on this watershed event.

In Speaking Truth to Power, Anita Hill reflects on events before, during, and after the hearings, offering a complete account that sheds startling light on this watershed event.


 Ellen K. Pao sued a powerhouse Silicon Valley firm, calling out workplace discrimination and retaliation against women and other underrepresented groups. In   Reset: My Fight for Inclusion and Lasting Change   ,  she tells her full story for the first time.

Ellen K. Pao sued a powerhouse Silicon Valley firm, calling out workplace discrimination and retaliation against women and other underrepresented groups. In Reset: My Fight for Inclusion and Lasting Change, she tells her full story for the first time.


   The Survivor’s Guide to Sex   is for all women who want to delight in their own sexuality. The book covers the topics of pleasure and desire, dissociation, embodied sex, consent and boundaries, triggers, emotional intimacy, and more.

The Survivor’s Guide to Sex is for all women who want to delight in their own sexuality. The book covers the topics of pleasure and desire, dissociation, embodied sex, consent and boundaries, triggers, emotional intimacy, and more.

   Lucky   is the timeless, fearless, #1 New York Times bestselling memoir—a powerful account of her sexual assault and the harrowing trial that followed.

Lucky is the timeless, fearless, #1 New York Times bestselling memoir—a powerful account of her sexual assault and the harrowing trial that followed.


   Behavioral Activation for PTSD: A Workbook for Men   is an evidence-based therapy program that helps men take back their lives from PTSD. It empowers men to overcome triggers and reintroduce positive activities.

Behavioral Activation for PTSD: A Workbook for Men is an evidence-based therapy program that helps men take back their lives from PTSD. It empowers men to overcome triggers and reintroduce positive activities.


   Feminist Fight Club     is   a humorous guide to navigating subtle sexism at work. Every month, the women meet to share sexist job frustrations and trade tips for how best to tackle them.

Feminist Fight Club is a humorous guide to navigating subtle sexism at work. Every month, the women meet to share sexist job frustrations and trade tips for how best to tackle them.


   Brotopia: Breaking up the Boys’ Club of Silicon Valley     reveals how Silicon Valley got so sexist despite its utopian ideals, why bro culture endures, and how women are finally starting to speak out and fight back.

Brotopia: Breaking up the Boys’ Club of Silicon Valley reveals how Silicon Valley got so sexist despite its utopian ideals, why bro culture endures, and how women are finally starting to speak out and fight back.


 In     Missoula: Rape and the Justice System in College   ,  Krakauer chronicles the experiences of several women in Missoula - the nights when they were raped; their fear and self-doubt in the aftermath; how they were treated by the police, prosecutors, defense attorneys; their bravery in pushing forward and what it cost them.

In Missoula: Rape and the Justice System in College, Krakauer chronicles the experiences of several women in Missoula - the nights when they were raped; their fear and self-doubt in the aftermath; how they were treated by the police, prosecutors, defense attorneys; their bravery in pushing forward and what it cost them.

 #1 New York Times bestseller   Milk and Honey   is a collection of poetry and prose about survival. About the experience of violence, abuse, love, loss, and femininity.

#1 New York Times bestseller Milk and Honey is a collection of poetry and prose about survival. About the experience of violence, abuse, love, loss, and femininity.


   Healing from the Trauma of Childhood Sexual Abuse   shares the stories of 18 women abused as children, explaining that healing can occur at any stage of life, and that healing, itself, occurs in stages.

Healing from the Trauma of Childhood Sexual Abuse shares the stories of 18 women abused as children, explaining that healing can occur at any stage of life, and that healing, itself, occurs in stages.


   The Fear that Stalks   provides a framework that locates gender based violence and the commonality between these diverse forms of violence.

The Fear that Stalks provides a framework that locates gender based violence and the commonality between these diverse forms of violence.


   Girl in the Woods   is Aspen Matis's true-life adventure of hiking from Mexico to Canada after being raped. On the trail, she found that survival is predicated on persistent self-reliance.

Girl in the Woods is Aspen Matis's true-life adventure of hiking from Mexico to Canada after being raped. On the trail, she found that survival is predicated on persistent self-reliance.


   No Big D    e    al     is the story of Torey Ivanic’s childhood in gymnastics. In this memoir, Torey transparently and brilliantly shows how the abuse started, the collateral damage, and her journey of healing and justice.

No Big Deal is the story of Torey Ivanic’s childhood in gymnastics. In this memoir, Torey transparently and brilliantly shows how the abuse started, the collateral damage, and her journey of healing and justice.