Help victims of violence and abuse find healing.
Written especially for Christian professionals and pastors, this book explains the complexities of violence and care. From a sound scientific and spiritual perspective, Sim gives concrete ways to address standards of care, healing, and confidentiality and shows why violence and abuse continue to plague our society. Beginning with the neurobiology of trauma, this practical guide outlines three modes of biological reaction and introduces specific ways healing and wholeness can occur. Sim also addresses the importance of self-care and vicarious trauma, including