Unspeakable Truths and Happy Endings: Human Cruelty and the New Trauma Therapy #2020

Unspeakable Truths and Happy Endings: Human Cruelty and the New Trauma Therapy By Rebecca Coffey Unspeakable Truths and Happy Endings Human Cruelty and the New Trauma Therapy With the electrifying tales of survivors of catastrophic human cruelty at its narrative core Unspeakable Truths Happy Endings resoundingly illuminates both the necessity and difficulty of compassi
  • Title: Unspeakable Truths and Happy Endings: Human Cruelty and the New Trauma Therapy
  • Author: Rebecca Coffey
  • ISBN: 9781886968059
  • Page: 258
  • Format: Paperback
  • Unspeakable Truths and Happy Endings: Human Cruelty and the New Trauma Therapy By Rebecca Coffey
    Unspeakable Truths and Happy Endings: Human Cruelty and the New Trauma Therapy By Rebecca Coffey With the electrifying tales of 15 survivors of catastrophic human cruelty at its narrative core, Unspeakable Truths Happy Endings resoundingly illuminates both the necessity and difficulty of compassionate, sensible listening to survivors tales of trauma.The book journalistically explores the affects of survivors s stories on compassionate listeners a group thatWith the electrifying tales of 15 survivors of catastrophic human cruelty at its narrative core, Unspeakable Truths Happy Endings resoundingly illuminates both the necessity and difficulty of compassionate, sensible listening to survivors tales of trauma.The book journalistically explores the affects of survivors s stories on compassionate listeners a group that includes therapists but that also includes friends, family, and even survivors themselves as they work and re work the realities of their own experience Along the way, the book addresses the flip side of compassionate listening squabbles about victimhood and recovered memory The book concludes that, as thinking and caring inhabitants of a menacing world, we must all learn to hear unspeakable truths At the same time that we risk accepting the truths about violence and degradation that survivors memories hold, we must reasonably engage critical thinking when memories of violence and degradation stretch the limits of our credulity We owe it to survivors to listen compassionately we owe it to ourselves to listen prudently.
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    About “Rebecca Coffey

    • Rebecca Coffey

      By day Rebecca Coffey is a science journalist, contributing to Scientific American, Discover, and Vermont Public Radio She also presents a weekly radio spot, Family Friendly Science, on the nationally syndicated show, Daybreak USA By night she is a novelist and humorist Hysterical Anna Freud s Story is due out in May 2014 from She Writes Press Nietzsche s Angel Food Cake And Other Recipes for the Intellectually Famished was published in October 2013 by Beck Branch.

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    • The book, awarded Outstanding Academic Book award by American Library Association s Choice magazine in 1999 See reviews of the book at the author s website rebeccacoffey uthepage , is written by a woman s voice, journalist Rebecca Coffey She uses a narrative approach to show why is it that trauma so often seems unspeakable , indescribable to its survivors victims She also provides an answer that it is a response by others who were supposed to listen to the truth, which makes it unspeakable even [...]


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