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18 Results
Almost feral —Hickey, Gemma, author.
Book
2019
4 available of 4 items

On August 2, 2015, Gemma Hickey, a prominent social activist, completed a 938-kilometer walk across the island of Newfoundland-- a journey undertaken to raise funds and awareness for survivors of religious institutional ...

Wide open : a searing memoir of sexual assault and recovery —Ditson, D. M., 1982- author.
Book
2019
11 available of 11 items

A first-hand account of a woman's struggle with sexual assault and abuse. Alternating between the past and present, the reader is taken into the author's past: her relationship with her fundamentalist Christian parents a...

Beyond don't : dreaming past the dark —Danica, Elly.
Book
1996
7 available of 8 items

I am nobody : confronting the sexually abusive coach who stole my life —Gilhooly, Greg, author.
Book
2018
19 available of 20 items

In this raw, unflinching look at how his dream of playing hockey was stolen from him by his charismatic predator and coach, Graham James, Greg Gilhooly describes in anguishing detail the mental torment he suffered both d...

Conversations with a rattlesnake : raw and honest reflections on healing and trauma —Fleury, Theo, 1968-author.
Book
2014
5 available of 8 items

Theo Fleury takes us behind the bench during his glorious days as an NHL player, and talks about growing up devastatingly poor and in chaos at home. Dark personal issues began to surface, and drinking, drugs, gambling, a...

Sheldon a story of human courage
DVD
1999
2 available of 2 items

It was the story that broke a nation's heart. On the ice, Sheldon Kennedy was a multi-talented hockey player who had made it to the NHL. But Kennedy had paid a terrible price. He had been abused by his hockey coach from ...

Shredding the shame healing childhood abuse —Benis, Kelli, 1969-, author.
EBook
2014

A healing snapshot of one 'Victor's' journey to releasing the shame of childhood sexual abuse. Finding her voice in a refusal to allow a painful past to hinder her future, she became determined to inspire others to do th...

Why I didn't say anything the Sheldon Kennedy story —Kennedy, Sheldon.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2007

In 1996, Sheldon Kennedy rocked Canadian hockey by announcing that his former minor league coach, Graham James, had sexually abused him more than three hundred times. While portrayed as a hero in the media, Kennedy's hoc...

God don't make no junk —MacTaggart, Peggy, 1942-
Book
2012
3 available of 3 items

The story of a Métis woman's childhood abuse and her eventual victory over drugs, alcohol, and a tumultuous divorce.

Playing with fire —Fleury, Theo, 1968-
EBook
2009

In Playing With Fire, Theo Fleury takes us behind the bench during his glorious days as an NHL player, and talks about growing up devastatingly poor and in chaos at home. Dark personal issues began to surface, and drinki...

Patrick's story
VHS
1999
1 available of 1 items

Chronicles the adolescence of Patrick Bird, from being sexually abused to growing up in foster homes and detention centres. He was involved in drugs and alcohol abuse, not to mention self-mutilation and attempted suicide...

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