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.
If we had not begun to explore the social context we were living in (heterosexism) and its impact on her, we would have been digging in the sexual abuse without success. What we had to work with was the impact of homophobia and social ...
For me, generation FIVE has also been a place to explore and invent ways to connect personal change and social change. Through a national collaborative we have developed a trans- formative justice approach to address child sexual abuse ...
I did seek healing and ther- apy, and after exploring the consequences of a legal approach, I did not want to go there. In general, however, therapy focuses on the individual and not the entire dynamic of abuse and long-term change for ...
My boyfriend, with whom I explored sex, was someone else. I could hardly speak a word to him. I actually did love him but was terrified to share myself with him. I could not endure emotional intimacy and sex at the same time. I froze.
They, too, are glad to explore what is so often left unexamined. Support includes both self-care and a community to be held by. Let's start with self-care. Self-Care Learning to care for yourself well is a lifelong journey.
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