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The truth will set you free : overcoming emotional blindness and finding your true adult self

Author: Alice Miller
Publisher: New York : Basic Books, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Explores the fallout from child abuse and shares insights into how people can heal their psychic wounds from childhood.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Miller, Alice.
Truth will set you free.
New York : Basic Books, ©2001
(OCoLC)690453592
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alice Miller
ISBN: 0465045847 9780465045846 9780465045853 0465045855 1903985048 9781903985045
OCLC Number: 46884288
Language Note: Translated from the German.
Description: xvi, 202 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Childhood: The Untapped Source of Knowledge --
Medication Versus Memory --
Evading Childhood Reality in Psychotherapy --
Corporal Punishment and Political Missions --
Prisoners: Time Bombs in the Brain --
The Silence of the Church --
Biographical Blind Spots --
How We Are Struck Emotionally Blind --
Barriers in the Mind --
Breaking Through: Discovering Our Childhood Histories --
Talking It Through --
Without Enlightened Witnesses --
The Healing Power of Truth --
Epilogue: From Ignorance to Knowledge and Compassion.
Other Titles: Evas Erwachen.
Responsibility: Alice Miller.
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In this volume, the author draws on research on brain development to show how spanking and humiliation produce dangerous levels of denial in children, leading to emotional blindness and mental  Read more...

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