Resources for Healing & Resilience

Choose from books, online resources, or workshops for survivors facilitated by Counseling and Psychological Services.

These resources and workshops were selected to provide survivors and their supporters with information about healing and resilience.  They include many personal stories and reflections about child sexual abuse, anti-gay violence, and PTSD. They also address mindfulness and offer skills for healing and recovery.

If you are required to complete the Initiative, please let us know that you selected the Resources for Healing and Resilience option on CourseWorks; you can type “Complete” into the box and elect to tell us which of the below resources you utilized. (If you’re not required to complete, please let us know your thoughts here.)

Books and Online Resources

For students who want to learn more about healing and trauma, these books and online resources are offered for survivors and those who may be supporting survivors.  You do not need to identify as a survivor to participate, and survivors are not limited to this option.

For Survivors Only

Counseling and Psychological Services offers survivor-specific workshops:
Please call 212-854-2878 to register for a workshop and obtain location information. Your call and participation in this workshop will be kept confidential.

Meet with a Peer Advocate

Peer Advocates provide survivors and their supporters with confidential emotional support and accompaniment and referrals to on-campus and off-campus resources. Contact a Peer Advocate at 212-854-HELP.