"Even when faced with compelling evidence, many people want to deny the truth when it does not match with their personal needs."

AXLINE, Virginia : "Play Therapy"

BERSOFF, Donald : "Ethical Conflicts in Psychology"

BETTELHEIM, Bruno : "Truants from Life", "Love Is Not Enough", "Dialogue with Mothers", "The Empty Fortress", "The Children of the Dream", "A Home for the Heart", "Surviving", "A Good Enough Parent", all books explain the milieu therapy he created after his experience of surviving one year in a Nazi concentration camp.

BLOCH, Dorothy : "The Child's Fear of Infanticide"

BREGGIN, Peter, R. : "Electroshock : Its Brain-Disabling Effects", with David Cohen : "Your Drug May Be Your Problem"

BRYANT, Nick : "The Franklin Scandal", in US true story of abducted and drugged children for prostituting them with perverts at the highest political and economic levels.

BURNS and KAUFMAN : "Actions, Styles and Symbols in Kinetic Family Drawings"

COREY, COREY-SCHNEIDER and CALLANAN : "Issues and Ethics in the Helping Professions"

CRAWFORD, Christina : "Mommie Dearest", autobiography by actress Joan Crawford' s adoptive daughter showing abuses while her mother managed to give an extra good public image as a model family.

DESPERT, J. Louise : "Infantile Schizophrenia"

DECAMP, John : "The Franklin Cover-Up", in US true story of abducted and drugged children for prostituting them with perverts at the highest political and economic levels.

"Seriously Emotionally Disturbed Children : an underserved and ineffectively served population"
"The Role of Therapeutic Foster Care in an Overall System of Care : issues in service delivery and program evaluation"

FORWARD, Susan : "Toxic Parents"

GARBARINO, J. : "The Psychologically Battered Child"

GORDON, Thomas : "Parent Effectiveness Training - P. E. T.", "Active Listening"

GREALY, Lucy : "Autobiography of a Face", jaw cancer in a 9 year-old girl that may have been caused by too many radios (professional abuse).

HALE, Nathan, G. : "Freud and the Americans"

HAMER, Ryke-Geerd : "New Medicine", curing physical illnesses thru understanding the emotional factors that caused them.

HAY, Louise L. : "You Can Heal Your Life", true story of a woman with cancer who cured completely when she realized that the illness was connected with the sexual abuse she suffered when a child.

HAYDEN, Torey : true stories of children she helped cure as a teacher in special education.

HORNEY, Karen : "Self-Analysis", showing her own case of emotional dependency.

HOUSDEN, Maria : "Unraveled", deadly cancer in a 4 year-old girl probably caused by incestuous father.

KIRKENGEN, Anna-Luise : "The Lived Experience of Violation", how abused children become unhealthy adults.

KOHLBERG, Lawrence : "A Six Stage Study on Morality", chapter 1 in "Moral Education"

LANCTOT, Ghislaine : "The Medical Mafia", profit-oriented rather than for public health.

LANIUS, Ruth A., VERMETTEN, Eric, PAIN, Clare :
"The Impact of Early Life Trauma on Health and Disease - The Hidden Epidemic"

LEBOYER, Frederick : "Birth Without Violence", at delivery treating the newborn gently and respecting her/his needs to avoid that life starts by traumas and hurts when in the hands of soulless technicians.

LESHAN, Lawrence : "You Can Fight for Your Life", emotional factors in the causation of cancer.

LEWIS, Howard and Martha : "Psychosomatics : How Your Emotions Can Damage Your Health"

LYSTAD, Mary : "Violence in the Home"

MANSHEL, Lisa : "Nap Time : true story of sexual abuse at a day care" in New Jersey, several dozens of children were abused, but none dared to disclose it to their parents. Suspicion arose when some children became aggressive, had nightmares, refused to eat or to go to school, became sick or disturbed, or were constantly crying.

MARTIN, Russell : "Out of Silence" : true story of a boy with autism that seems highly probable it was caused by severe abuse(s).

MAYER, Adele : "Sexual Abuse : causes, consequences and treatment of incestuous and pedophilic acts"

MILLER, Alice : "For Your Own Good", long-term consequences of abuse on children, Adolf Hitler had been an abused child.

MILLETT, Kate : "The Basement", tortures and death of 16 year-old Sylvia Likens that lasted several weeks while neighbors around did nothing.

MORAR, Tamara : "Ma victoire sur l'autisme", with the help of a speech therapist and school teachers, a French mother manages to really cure her 4 year-old son from severe autism. Unfortunately, even though she was a translator, the book was never published into english.

MORRIS, Michelle : "If I Should Die Before I Wake", a case of incest.

NATIONAL COUNCIL OF JUVENILE AND FAMILY COURT JUDGES, Child Welfare League of America, Youth Law Center, National Center for Youth Law :
"Making Reasonable Efforts : Steps for keeping families together"

NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF MENTAL HEALTH - CASSP Technical Assistance Center, Stroul, Beth A. : "Therapeutic Foster Care"

NEILL, A. S. : "Free Children of Summerhill", "Freedom, not Anarchy", a boarding school in England where children decide of their activities

NELSON, Barbara J. : "Making an Issue of Child Abuse".

NEWKIRK, Ingrid : "Free The Animals", growing numbers of people take on them to remove animals extremely victimized in hellish laboratories for medical research experiments.

NORTH CAROLINA STATE, Mental Health Services : "Individualized Residential Treatment for Emotionally Disturbed Children : An implementation guide"

ODENT, Michel : "Birth Reborn - What childbirth should be" : advocate of water birth (delivery in warm water) to ease the transition for the newborn from the mother's womb aquatic milieu to air milieu, and being in warm water also eases the delivery for the mother as her muscles are more relaxed.

OTTO, Linda : "Silence of Hatred", TV movie showing true story of Dr. Eric Fortich vs. Dr Elisabeth Morgan : divorced, she refused to grant him visit right with their daughter because he sexually abused her. The Washington D.C. judge finding that abuse was not enough proven ordered forced unsupervised overnight visits and had the mother imprisoned for having tried to oppose his court order. Shows case of an abuser denying publicly and repeatedly.

RICHARDS, Keith : "Tender Mercies : Inside the world of a child abuse investigator"

ROSENFELD, A. and Wasserman, S. : "Healing the Heart : A therapeutic approach to disturbed children in group care"

RUSH, Florence : "The Best Kept Secret : Sexual abuse of children"

SAGER, Clifford and Kaplan : "Progress in Group and Family Therapy"

SCHREIBER, Flora Rheta : "Sybil", and movie made by Daniel Petrie with Sally Field and Joan Woodward, true story of a little girl tortured repeatedly by her mother , and psychoanalysis done later when adult.

SELECT COMMITTEE ON CHILDREN, YOUTH and FAMILIES of the U.S. House of Representatives : "No Place to Call Home : Discarded children in America"

SIEGEL, Bernie S. : "Love, Medicine and Miracles"

SUSKO, Michael A., editor : "Cry of the Invisible : Writings from the homeless and survivors of psychiatric hospitals"

TUSTIN, Frances : "Autistic States in Children" : examples of autistic children cured by compassionate and respectful approach.

VAN HOOSE, W. and Kottler J. : "Ethical and Legal Issues in Counseling and Psychotherapy".

rev. 2015