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Title Surviving and transcending a traumatic childhood : the dark thread / Linda Skogrand ... [and others]
Published New York : Haworth Press, [2007]


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Description xvi, 190 pages ; 22 cm
Contents Ch. 1. Introduction -- Ch. 2. Surviving as children -- Ch. 3. Transcending as adults -- Ch. 4. School -- Ch. 5. Religion and spirituality -- Ch. 6. Pariah or paragon -- Ch. 7. People who helped -- Ch. 8. It made me a better person -- Ch. 9. What we have learned
Summary "Surviving and Transcending a Traumatic Childhood: The Dark Thread weaves together ninety stories of survival to create a silver lining of hope for those struggling to heal from childhood trauma. This book documents the endless challenges facing children and adults who have been subjected to physical, emotional, and psychological abuse, and examines the proactive coping strategies that have made their recoveries a success."--BOOK JACKET
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Psychic trauma in children.
Stress Disorders, Traumatic.
Adaptation, Psychological.
Survivors -- psychology.
Author Skogrand, Linda.
LC no. 2006031657
ISBN 0789032651 soft alkaline paper
0789032643 hardcover alkaline paper
9780789032645 hardcover alkaline paper
9780789032652 soft alkaline paper