DABS maintains a list of about 450 book titles and continually adds to the total with new publications as they appear. Please contact us with details of any publications that you think we should include.

DABS no longer sells books however current, out of print and many discontinued publications can be found and purchased from bookshops or via the internet. 

The Directory

We are now producing the Directory exclusively in an easy to use PDF format

The DABS National Resource Directory lists over 650 organisations across the UK and Ireland .

These are arranged according to location and services offered. National organisations are also represented. There are services that work with adults, children, males, females, perpetrators and also those that provide accommodation and helpline services.

Access Directory


The DABS Abuse & Sexual Violence Practitioner training is designed to be used by counsellors and therapists who come from a broad range of theoretical backgrounds.  It enables counsellors to incorporate its resources and information with their own personal style.