Supernormal: The Untold Story of Adversity and Resilience

Supernormal: The Untold Story of Adversity and Resilience

English | November 14th, 2017 | ISBN: 1455559156 | 378 Pages | EPUB | 1.28 MB

Clinical psychologist and author of The Defining Decade, Meg Jay takes us into the world of the supernormal: those who soar to unexpected heights after childhood adversity.

Whether it is the loss of a parent to death or divorce; bullying; alcoholism or drug abuse in the home; mental illness in a parent or a sibling; neglect; emotional, physical or sexual abuse; having a parent in jail; or growing up alongside domestic violence, nearly 75% of us experience adversity by the age of 20. But these experiences are often kept secret, as are our courageous battles to overcome them.

Drawing on nearly two decades of work with clients and students, Jay tells the tale of ordinary people made extraordinary by these all-too-common experiences, everyday superheroes who have made a life out of dodging bullets and leaping over obstacles, even as they hide in plain sight as doctors, artists, entrepreneurs, lawyers, parents, activists, teachers, students and readers. She gives a voice to the supernormals among us as they reveal not only "How do they do it?" but also "How does it feel?"

These powerful stories, and those of public figures from Andre Agassi to Jay Z, will show supernormals they are not alone but are, in fact, in good company.

Marvelously researched and compassionately written, this exceptional book narrates the continuing saga that is resilience as it challenges us to consider whether ĘC and how ĘC the good wins out in the end.

Download:

http://longfiles.com/v68e0dq90wmn/Supernormal_The_Untold_Story_of_Adversity_and_Resilience.epub.html

[Fast Download] Supernormal: The Untold Story of Adversity and Resilience


Ebooks related to "Supernormal: The Untold Story of Adversity and Resilience" :
Reassembling Motherhood: Procreation and Care in a Globalized World
Marriage and Lasting Relationships with Asperger's Syndrome (Autism Spectrum Disorder): Successful S
Youth Leaving Foster Care
Surrogacy: Our Family's Journey
The 2018 Baby Names Almanac
The Chicken Who Saved Us: The Remarkable Story of Andrew and Frightful
The Inner World of a Suicidal Youth: What Every Parent and Health Professional Should Know
The Truth About Abuse
1001 Things Happy Couples Know About Marriage: Like Love, Romance & Morning Breath
Family Values: The Ethics of Parent-Child Relationships
Copyright Disclaimer:
This site does not store any files on its server. We only index and link to content provided by other sites. Please contact the content providers to delete copyright contents if any and email us, we'll remove relevant links or contents immediately.
Sitemap