Helping women of faith find hope and healing after emotional and spiritual abuse

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Resources for Pastors, Clergy, and Helpers

Give Her Wings Academy – A comprehensive one-year online training and certification program for anyone who wants to be a source of safety and expertise for abuse victims.

Podcast episode 40: Calling the Church to Compassion – and interview with the founder of Give Her Wings Academy, Megan Cox.

Helping Her Get Free by Susan Brewster

Is It Me? Making Sense of Your Confusing Marriage: A Christian Woman’s Guide to Hidden Emotional and Spiritual Abuse by Natalie Hoffman – important resource for understanding emotional/spiritual abuse in the home which is the most prevalent type of abuse found and protected in Christian communities.

Addressing Domestic Violence in the Church by Bob & Helga Edwards

Survivor Care: What Religious Professionals Need to Know About Healing Trauma by Dr. Christy Sim

Training and resources for leaders who want to help abusive men: Changing Men, Changing Lives

From the ARMS (Abuse Recovery Ministry Services) website:

Pastor’s Packet

The Dangers of Couples Counseling When Abuse is the Issue

Guidelines for Clergy

How Ready is Your Church?

Do you have a resource recommendation? Tell us about it in the comments section!