Spiritual Effects of Clergy Sexual Abuse of Women in the Roman Catholic Church
Barbara McLaughlin addresses the psychological, relational, and spiritual effects of clergy sexual abuse of girls and women. She discusses the steps needed to prevent permanent harm to the survivor’s relationship with God and the Church, and provides suggestions for long term healing.
McLaughlin, Barbara R., "Spiritual Effects of Clergy Sexual Abuse of Women in the Roman Catholic Church" (2013). Collegeville Institute Lectures. 9.