Betrayal of Innocence : Incest and Its Devastation
In "Betrayal of Innocence, " Forward shows that the public's new awareness of the problem and increased availability of treatment can be of enormous benefit to victims and their families. By breaking the silence that has always surrounded this devastating subject, "Betrayal of Innocence" offers practical help and comfort to the survivors of child abuse and to those who love, live, or work with them.
- Hardback | 194 pages
- 128.02 x 200 x 12.19mm | 185.97g
- 29 Sep 1988
- Penguin Books
- New York, NY, United Kingdom
- Revised edition
- bibliography, index
About Susan Forward
Susan Forward, PhD, is an internationally renowned therapist, lecturer, and author of the #1 New York Times bestsellers Toxic Parents and Men Who Hate Women and the Women Who Love Them, as well as Betrayal of Innocence: Incest and Its Devastation, Money Demons, Emotional Blackmail, When Your Lover Is a Liar, and Toxic In-Laws. In addition to her private practice, for five years she hosted a daily ABC talk-radio program. She has also served widely as a group therapist, instructor, and consultant in many Southern California medical and psychiatric facilities, and she formed the first private sexual abuse treatment center in California. She lives in Los Angeles and has two grown children. Craig Buck, a film and television writer and producer, has written extensively on human behavior for many national magazines and newspapers. He is the coauthor, with Susan Forward, of Toxic Parents, Betrayal of Innocence, and Money Demons. He lives in Los Angeles with his wife and daughter.