Coming Home to Passion
Restoring Loving Sexuality in Couples With Histories of Childhood Trauma and NeglectBook - 2011
This book offers a detailed road map for overcoming sexual and relationship impasses originating from painful childhood experiences.
Large numbers of adults with histories of childhood trauma and neglect suffer persistent relationship and sexual difficulties. Unfortunately, most have failed to receive adequate help with emerging from these deep and complex problems.
Coming Home to Passion: Restoring Loving Sexuality in Couples with Histories of Childhood Trauma and Neglect explores the enduring impacts_physiological, psychological, and behavioral_of childhood trauma and neglect. Author Ruth Cohn, drawing on 25 years of experience working with trauma survivors and their partners and families, lays out a practical and actionable course for recovery in clear, accessible language. This book provides direction and hope to those with trauma backgrounds while also serving as a unique resource for professional readers. Integrating in-depth information on attachment and relationship, trauma and neglect, and sexuality, Cohn details a practical, hands-on treatment approach for revitalizing love, health, and passion.Provides a manual of ten sequential, structured activities that can guide readers in their concrete work on relationships and sexuality Illustrates dynamics painfully familiar to readers with numerous stories of real-life case examples A bibliography recommends additional reading as well as references and other resources