Adverse Childhood Experiences 
(Ace Study) 

Nurturing Resilience: Helping clients move forward from developmental trauma. Kain, K and Terrell, S (2018)

Scaer’s book: Trauma, Dissociation, and Disease, about chronic physical shock and somatoform dissociation, and his website: ;

Rothschild’s book on trauma in the body: The Body Remembers , and her website;

Rothschild’s work on trauma in the body

Levine’s Waking the Tiger, about shock trauma; his audio series Healing Trauma and It Won’t Hurt Forever on; and his website

Website for the International Society for the Study of Dissociation:

Articles on traumatic stress:

Dependency and dissociation:

Trauma and dissociation:

Right brain dysfunction due to deprivation in infancy: Articles on the neurobiology of attachment disorganization (See Allan Schore Group): (

Guided imagery for traumatized people:

Dan Siegel’s work on the interpersonal neurobiology of the developing mind

Hopper’s work on difficult patients in group psychotherapy

Spiritual resources:

Rupp, J. (1994) Little Pieces of Light: Darkness and Personal Growth. Paulist Press, Mahway, N.J.

Chittister, J.D. (2003). Scarred by Struggle, Transformed by Hope. Wm. B. Erdmans Publishing Co, Grand Rapids, Michigan.