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What happened to you? : conversations on trauma, resilience, and healing / Bruce D. Perry, Oprah Winfrey.

Perry, Bruce Duncan, 1955- (author,, interviewee.). Winfrey, Oprah, (author,, interviewer.).

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  • 2 of 6 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 0 of 0 copies available at Hood River County Library District.

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1 current hold with 6 total copies.

Summary:

"Have you ever wondered 'Why did I do that?' or 'Why can't I just control my behavior?' Others may judge our reactions and think, 'What's wrong with that person?' When questioning our emotions, it's easy to place the blame on ourselves, holding ourselves and those around us to an impossible standard. It's time we started asking a different question. Through deeply personal conversations, Oprah Winfrey and ... brain and trauma expert Dr. Bruce Perry offer a groundbreaking and profound shift from asking 'What's wrong with you?' to 'What happened to you?' Our earliest experiences shape our lives far down the road, and [this book] provides ... scientific and emotional insights into the behavioral patterns so many of us struggle to understand." -- Provided by publisher.
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  • ISBN: 9781250223180
  • ISBN: 1250223180
  • Physical Description: 301 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Flatiron Books, 2021.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages [299]-301).
Summary, etc.:
"Have you ever wondered 'Why did I do that?' or 'Why can't I just control my behavior?' Others may judge our reactions and think, 'What's wrong with that person?' When questioning our emotions, it's easy to place the blame on ourselves, holding ourselves and those around us to an impossible standard. It's time we started asking a different question. Through deeply personal conversations, Oprah Winfrey and ... brain and trauma expert Dr. Bruce Perry offer a groundbreaking and profound shift from asking 'What's wrong with you?' to 'What happened to you?' Our earliest experiences shape our lives far down the road, and [this book] provides ... scientific and emotional insights into the behavioral patterns so many of us struggle to understand." -- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Perry, Bruce Duncan, 1955-
Winfrey, Oprah > Childhood and youth.
Adult child abuse victims.
Psychic trauma.
Psychic trauma > Treatment.
Traumatic neuroses.
Resilience (Personality trait)
Self-realization.

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