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Strong at the Broken Places: Overcoming the Trauma of Childhood Abuse

Sanford, Linda T.

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ISBN 10: 0394565630 / ISBN 13: 9780394565637
Published by Random House, U.S.A., 1990
Condition: As New Hardcover
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A handsome first edition hard bound in publisher's red cloth and grey paper covered boards.191 numbered pages. Book and DJ have no wear. AN 'as new' copy. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 065740

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Title: Strong at the Broken Places: Overcoming the ...

Publisher: Random House, U.S.A.

Publication Date: 1990

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition:As New

Dust Jacket Condition: As New

Signed: Presentation Copy, Signed By Author

Edition: First Edition, So Stated.

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A renowned psychotherapist presents a definitive guide to help individuals overcome patterns of childhood physical, emotional, and sexual abuse and develop positive attitudes toward themselves physically and mentally

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Sanford presents a perceptive and empathic examination of why and how victims of abuse either take the downward path to violence and destruction or become responsible citizens, good friends, and reasonable people. This nonempirical, descriptive study of 20 survivors of childhood abuse details how childhoods dominated by physical, mental, or sexual abuse can be transformed. The book belies the idea that survivors of childhood abuse are doomed to repeat the pattern of abuse. The emphasis is on overcoming, attaining understanding, and gaining positive feelings about oneself. Sanford notes that most studies to date have concentrated on survivors who came to the attention of researchers by way of the criminal justice, mental health, substance dependence, or social service agencies. A fascinating and positive book that shows how an abusive childhood can be transformed.
- Jodith Janes, Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Copyright 1990 Reed Business Information, Inc.

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