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The Heart of Trauma: Healing the Embodied Brain in the Context of Relationships

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Images and sounds of war, natural disasters, and human-made devastation explicitly surround us and implicitly leave their imprint in our muscles, our belly and heart, our nervous systems, and the brains in our skulls. We each experience more digital data than we are capable of processing in a day, and this is leading to a loss of empathy and human contact. This loss of lei ...more
Hardcover, 368 pages
Published November 28th 2017 by W. W. Norton Company
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Is there a heart of trauma? Or is the way we approach our own traumas and those of others one of the most challenging and most revealing testimonies of our hearts?
In The Heart of Trauma, trauma therapist and writer Bonnie Badenoch held my attention from the very first page to the very last.
She reminds us that the effects of trauma persist throughout our body, mind and soul when we are left alone to experience the most unimaginable, terrifying and brutal aspects of life. It is through the compani
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