Adams, Caren, & Fay, J. (1989). Free of the Shadows: Recovering from Sexual Violence. Oakland, CA: New Harbinger.
Ledray, Linda (1994). Recovering from Rape. New York: Henry Holt
Raine, Nancy Venable (1998). After Silence. New York: Crown.
Note: A first-person account of surviving and recovering from rape
Warshaw, Robin (1994). I Never Called It Rape: The Ms. Report on Recognizing, Fighting, and Surviving Date and Acquaintance Rape. New York: Harper Collins.
California Coalition Against Sexual Assault
Provides an online library of resources. This organization provides leadership, vision and resources to rape crisis centers, individuals and other entities committed to ending sexual violence.
East Los Angeles Women's Center
Provides services to women and children, focusing on sexual, domestic, and family violence and HIV/AIDS.
National Center for Victims of Crime
This site provides a definition and overview of sexual assault,
in addition to information on how to report a sexual assault.
National Sexual Violence Resource Center
The NSVRC staff collects and disseminates a wide range of resources on sexual violence including statistics, research, position statements, statutes, training curricula, prevention initiatives and program information.
Rape Treatment Center (Santa Monica -UCLA Medical Center)
Offers comprehensive, free treatment for sexual assault victims and their families, including 24-hour emergency medical care, forensic examinations, crisis intervention, long-term professional counseling, advocacy, and accompaniment services. Sexual assault victims can receive all of the services they need in one place, 24 hours a day.
Sexual Assault Training & Investigations
The SATI Sexual Assault Resource Directory is a comprehensive guide to nationwide sexual assault resources. This guide, compiled by Sgt. Joanne Archambault, includes lists of helpful videos, publications, research articles, and much more.
USC Center for Women and Men
Offers advocacy and confidential counseling to those who have experienced gender-related harm.