Healing Sex: A Mind-Body Approach to Healing Sexual Trauma
Cleis Press Start, 28. nóv. 2007 - 320 síđur
The first encouraging, sex-positive guide for all women survivors of sexual assault -- heterosexual, bisexual, lesbian, coupled, and single -- who want to reclaim their sex lives. While most books on the topic broach sexuality only to reassure women that it is all right to say "no" to unwanted sex, Healing Sex encourages women to learn how to say "yes" -- to their own desires and on their own terms. This mind-body approach to healing from sexual trauma was created by Staci Haines, who has been educating in the area of sexual abuse, sex education, and somatic healing for over 15 years. Her techniques are ideal for anyone looking for a new way to heal from trauma, beyond traditional talk therapy.
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contents chapter 1: chapter 2: chapter 3: chapter 4: chapter 5: Introduction to the Second Edition • xiii Introduction • xxvii Safety, Somatics, and Sexual Healing • 1 The Choice to Heal Safety and Sexual Healing What's Down This Road, ...
Having a reference point for her choices that was generated truly from her values, needs, and desires was what we worked to find and to build. Our fundamental impulses show up in our sensations. When we can feel ourselves ...
When survival actions like fighting or fleeing may bring more harm or aren't viable (as is the case for many children surviving abuse), the brain and body make a third choice—the freeze response. Survivors often talk about being very ...
This in turn changes one's sense of one's self, who one is in relationship, and opens choices and new actions. Somatic practices help a survivor embody new ways to address their need for safety and connection that the survival reactions ...
When examining the biases in our own worldviews, we need to look at the benefits and costs of what we have inherited. Individualism has implications; it opens some choices and limits others. If we project it as the norm ...
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The Emotions ofHealing
SM RolePlaying and Fantasy
Sex Toys and Accoutrements 199
Dildos and Harnesses page
Anal Toys page
SM Toys page
Anal Anatomy page
Masturbation and SelfHealing
Consent and Boundaries
Partnering with Survivors ofSexual Abuse
Your Powerful Sexual Self Who Are You Becoming?
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Healing Sex: A Mind-body Approach to Healing Sexual Trauma
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