What Happened to you? Episode 2

Episode 2 January 10, 2022 00:40:46
What Happened to you? Episode 2
Book Interrupted
What Happened to you? Episode 2
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Show Notes

The Book Interrupted women continue their conversation on “What Happened to You?: Conversations on Trauma, Resilience, and Healing” by Oprah Winfrey and Bruce D. Perry, exploring topics of triggers, choice, deep breathing, filling your bucket, and the impact the first few years of a child’s life have on their adulthood. 

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Mentioned on this episode of Book Interrupted:

Book Interrupted Website 

Book Interrupted YouTube Channel

Book Interrupted Facebook Book Club Group

What Happened to You?: Conversations on Trauma, Resilience, and Healing by Oprah Winfrey and Bruce D. Perry

Nonviolent Communication: A Language of Life: Life-Changing Tools for Healthy Relationships by Marshall B. Rosenberg

Game of Thrones Series by George R. R. Martin

The Da Vinci Code: Special Illustrated Edition by Dan Brown

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