The scars of Child Sexual Abuse

The scars of child sexual abuse are mostly on the inside and not on the outside and if untreated the long term affects can lead to alcohol &/or drug abuse, violence, teenage pregnancy, self injurious behaviors and eating disorders.

Recommended Reading for Eating Disorders:

Letting Go of Ed: A Guide to Recovering from Your Eating Disorder: by Pippa Wilson
Life Without Ed: by Jenni Shaefer
Brain Over Binge: by Catherine Hansen

Recommended Reading for Alcohol & Drug Abuse:

The Recovery Formula: by Beth Burgess

Substance Abuse Addictions:

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