Category Archives: Sexual Abuse

Creating and Recreating Stories

Who influenced the stories you told yourself as a child? Much of my career as a Psychotherapist has been about helping clients answer that question and then decide whether they would still listen to those influencers today. Those stories matter, … Continue reading

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Abuse Recovery: Rediscovering Miracles

My life is full of miracles and sometimes I don’t even notice them. But this week I did. Somehow, when we were teaching in Dallas, I started telling Judy’s story. Judy was an abuse survivor who used her talent as … Continue reading

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Where Does Shame Come From?

Several years ago one of my clients, Judy O, was featured on television news story about the incredible resilience of the human spirit. Judy made the courageous decision to show the statues she created as part of her recovery from … Continue reading

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