Healing the Child Within by Charles Whitfield
Discovery and Recovery for Adult Children of Dysfunctional Families (Recovery Classics Edition)

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Dr. Whitfield provides a clear and effective introduction to the basic principles of recovery. This book is a modern classic, as fresh and useful today as it was more than a decade ago when first published. Here, frontline physician and therapist Charles Whitfield describes the process of wounding that the Child Within (True Self) experiences and shows how to differentiate the True Self from the false self. He also describes the core issues of recovery and more. Other writings on this topic have come and gone, while Healing the Child Within has remained a strong introduction to recognizing and healing from the painful effects of childhood trauma. Highly recommended by therapists and survivors of trauma.

 

About Charles Whitfield

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Charlie Whitfield, M.D. has been at the forefront of psychology and the recovery movement for more than thirty years. He is the author of more than a dozen books, including the classic "'Healing the Child Within"'. Cardwell C. Nuckols, Ph.D., is an expert on brain development and recovery who has been described as "'one of the most influential clinical trainers in America."' His many publications include the national best-seller, Cocaine: Dependency to Recovery. His recent DVD, "'The Science Based Treatment of Addictive Disorders,"' provides a scientific basis for many of the ideas first addressed in "'Healing the Child Within"'.
 
Published January 1, 2010 by HCI. 216 pages
Genres: Health, Fitness & Dieting, Self Help, Parenting & Relationships, Religion & Spirituality, Law & Philosophy. Non-fiction

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