A companion piece to Keith Newman's Bible & Treaty (2010), Beyond Betrayal continues the gripping story of missionaries and Maori through until the mid-twentieth century, charting how each have ongoing influence on modern New Zealand.
As Maria balances today's workplace challenges, fuzzy dating rules, and her own dreams, she proves savvier than anyone expects. Will she choose the dashing Italian artist, Leo, the genial high school teacher, Bill, or her dream of studying art in Europe?
The 5-Step Boundary Solution for Partners of Sex Addicts
Author: Vicki Tidwell Palmer
Publisher: Central Recovery Press, LLC
Partners experience dire consequences as a result of being in a relationship with someone suffering from compulsive sexual behavior. Their emotional well-being requires developing new skill sets for self-care and self-protection as they confront the difficult and painful process of discovery, disclosure, and beyond. In other words—they need boundaries. This is the first book specifically for partners affected by addictive behavior that addresses, in detail, how to identify, create, and maintain boundaries as a vital component of self-care and an indispensable tool for healing and growth. Moving Beyond Betrayal guides partners to define the current problem(s); identify needs that aren't being met; find where they have the power to effect change; take action; and evaluate the results to determine if their goal has been accomplished. The author examines all aspects of effective boundary work, including what to do when boundaries are violated. Through working the 5-Step Boundary Solution partners will: Gain clarity Reduce the chaos inherent in relationships impacted by sex addiction Feel more empowered and in control of their lives Discover whether or not their relationship with the addict is salvageable Vicki Tidwell Palmer is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), Certified Sex Addiction Therapist (CSAT), and Somatic Experiencing Practitioner (SEP) in private practice in Houston, Texas. She is the author of the blog for partners Survival Strategies for Partners of Sex Addicts.
Based on true events, BEYOND BETRAYAL - BEYOND HUMANITY relates the human tragedy of Lieschen Reinking, a young aristocratic woman, and her family. The untimely, suspicious death of Lieschens mother and the disappearance of her grandmother break Lieschens heart when she is only fi ve years old. As soon as she can, she sets out to search for the truth. As a young woman, she falls passionately in love with Robert Schweitzer, but this love cannot exist. Her father wants her to marry Sigi Prinz from their own aristocracy. Lieschen detests Sigi. While the tragic mosaic of life and death, of love, hate, class affl ictions and deceit fracture Lieschens heart, the intricate mysteries unravel in an unexpected turn of events when Lieschen uncovers the truth about her mothers death, her grandmothers disapperance, and her controversial relationship with Robert Schweitzer. READERS COMMENTS: Engaging and Compelling.
Taking Charge of Your Life After Boyhood Sexual Abuse
Author: Richard B. Gartner
With compassion and clarity, Richard Gartner shares insights from years of working with male survivors. Among this book's greatest strengths is the extensive use of examples from Dr. Gartner's clinical practice to illustrate problems and solutions on the path to healing. Beyond Betrayal offers support, encouragement, and useful skills to men in recovery. --Mike Lew, M.Ed., author of Victims No Longer and Leaping upon the Mountains ""If you have been sexually abused, this book will give you information, hope, direction, and most importantly, the assurance that you are not alone. Dr. Gartner has written an accessible, compassionate book that clearly lays out the healing process for men who were hurt or abused as children. Whether you were abused by a mother, a camp counselor, a neighborhood boy, or a priest, Beyond Betrayal will give you the tools you need to reclaim your life and move on. If you're going to take one book with you on the healing journey, this should be the one."" --Laura Davis, coauthor of The Courage to Heal and author of The Courage to Heal Workbook ""Compassionate, insightful, and hopeful, Beyond Betrayal shines a bright light. It is a must-read for anyone concerned."" --Kenneth M. Adams, Ph.D., author of Silently Seduced ""Beyond Betrayal cuts through the shame, confusion, misunderstanding, and fear that so often accompany the abuse of males and replaces them with clear information. I will begin to use it immediately with my patients and think that other clinicians will do so as well."" --Christine A. Courtois, Ph.D., author of Healing the Incest Wound and Recollections of Sexual Abuse ""Beyond Betrayal offers men straightforward words of hope and a meaningful way to overcome the invisibility, stigma, and shame they have endured. Many men and their families will find this book a healing aid."" --Jack Drescher, M.D., author of Psychoanalytic Therapy and the Gay Man ""Dr. Gartner writes in a manner any reader will find accessible. Not only does he understand the topic of males, sexual abuse, and recovery, but he can explain it to those who need to know."" --Dr. Mic Hunter, author of Abused Boys and editor of Adult Survivors of Sexual Abuse: Treatment Innovations
How God is Healing Women (and Couples) from Infidelity
Author: Lisa Taylor
Category: Family & Relationships
Beyond Betrayal (U.S. edition) interweaves the stories of betrayed wives with the latest research on sex addiction and partner trauma. That research includes the largest survey to-date of betrayed wives - a study conducted for this book. Betrayed wives walk an excruciating road, yet many are learning that God is faithful to heal... and even redeem.
Can anyone doubt betrayal is a part of our human fabric? We can see it everywhere in epic proportions, depending on media coverage and personal experiences. Beyond Betrayal unpacks life after betrayal as authors Jerry Price and Tom Roy explore the twists and turns of a betrayer's identity. Contending with the wounds everyone faces in recovering from the impact of betrayal, they also examine God's prescription for healing. They take an unusual view of betrayal, seeing it as a core condition of mankind's heart or soulfulness. In this book by Jerry Price and Tom Roy you'll discover that... The unimaginable pain from the betrayal of someone you cared about can be overcome in spite of the hurt! Burying ourselves in strategies to avoid the pain of betrayal exacerbates the betrayal damage. There's a better way to heal from betrayal wounds. Choosing to be defined by God's love is crucial to transcending betrayal. The long journey through the pain is worth the struggle because we can live and be whole again! Beyond Betrayal avoids the quick, easy answers in order to navigate tough issues underlining the hurt and encourages discussion with reflective questions. Price and Roy challenge all of us to rebuild trust levels out of a hope that doesn't define anyone by the treachery of deceit."
There is a lot of talk today regarding the brokenness of the church with very few offering hope as to how it can be any different. In this book, Pastor Mark Wargo not only identifies some of the problems of betrayal we face within the church, but he also offers solutions and hope to stop this cycle. We all experience betrayal in this life, but sadly, too many have experienced betrayal in the church. Some get stuck in it and some go beyond it. Through this book Mark helps us recognize who the potential betrayers are, the three main betrayers we may face, the three characteristics of betrayers. Most importantly, he helps those who are stuck in the pain and grip of betrayal to move Beyond Betrayal. An ABSOLUTE MUST READ if you have ever attended a church, lead a church or lead within the church. Mark's passion for the Church will spark yours once again - because it is so beautifully Jesus' heart. Get ready for incredible biblical insight - Hope for the betrayed, knowledge to not perish, wisdom to navigate the journey, and obtaining a right heart to move 'Beyond Betrayal' and join the anthem of 'No more broken churches'.
Used with its companion book, Beyond Betrayal, this guide shows men how to enter into their wife's healing from betrayal trauma - while bolstering their own recovery. Additional exercises, along with more scriptural meditations and resources show couples how to survive this - "the messiest journey ever" - and ultimately, thrive.
Betrayal occurs virtually in all situations and settings involving human beings - business associations, marriages, politics, the military, nations, etc. They are daily disappointments that involve leaking of confidential, and or turning back on covenants, mutual or legalized. Betrayal has wide implications in Sociology, Biology, Psychology and Philosophy because breaking of social contracts and trespass of moral boundaries is involved.