At 8 years old, Dr. Debra Reble’s mother abandoned her. She spend the next 20 years repressing her emotions, overachieving, and trying to be perfect. This is her story of not only forgiving her mother, but learning to embrace herself.
Tagged: childhood trauma
Growing up, Belinda thought being “strong” meant protecting her family from her emotions. Many years later, she realized who she really needed to protect.
Kat’s journey from hating her abusive father to forgiving him helped her find peace. When he died, this is how she felt.
Before Elzbieta could escape her abuser, she had to forgive him. This is her story of liberation, not only from the abusive relationship, but from the past.
For years, the childhood trauma Kat incurred from decades of her father’s abuse caused her pain and anger. This is her story of learning to forgive.
One woman’s metamorphosis from a chronically ill, chronically hurt girl into a loving, forgiving woman who pursues her dreams and faces her fears.
When Sue’s marriage fell apart, she began an incredible journey of breaking co-dependent patterns, healing childhood trauma, and building self-confidence.
Marie’s journey began with childhood trauma and emotional abuse, but despite the shame she inherited from her experiences, she discovered her self-worth.