This 48-page self-help handbook brings hope—and a roadmap for escape—to victims of domestic violence. In a brief-and-to-the-point format, Into the Light summarizes the signs of abuse and encourages battered women to accept that they are in an abusive relationship and to take action to end the abuse.
The book helps women understand how abusive relationships are created through manipulation, emotional abuse, isolation, and denial. It also includes basic information on safety and finding practical, emotional, and legal support.
This edition includes:
- Interactive worksheets
- Text explaining the cycle of violence
- Profile of an abuser
- Updated resource list
- Resource sheet to detach and keep handy
With more than 250,000 copies in print, Into the Light has already empowered countless women to recognize and escape abusive relationships. Education is the key to stopping and preventing domestic abuse. We urge you to make this popular self-help book available for battered women at police stations, emergency rooms, shelters, student lounges, or any place it is needed.
Note: The Spanish translation, Hacia la Luz, is no longer available.