Fortytude by Sarah Brokaw audiobook

Fortytude: Making the Next Decades the Best Years of Your Life - Through 40s, 50s, and Beyond

By Sarah Brokaw
Read by Sarah Brokaw

Macmillan Audio
8.23 Hours 1
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In Fortytude, therapist Sarah Brokaw presents a new understanding of how women can greet midlife with strength and freedom. Brokaw, who happens to be the daughter of Tom Brokaw and who is herself in her late 30s, will share personal experiences as well as professional wisdom-- in a lively, engaging voice. In her practice, Brokaw specializes in female clients between 35 and 55, and she has come to recognize five qualities held by the women who navigate the most successful passages through midlife: Grace Connectedness Accomplishment Adventure SpiritualityBrokaw identifies these five qualities and shows how any woman can foster them in herself. Brokaw's advice and insights will empower readers to move toward the most productive and satisfying years of their lives -- in the same way that Gail Sheehy did with Passages, and Harriet Lerner and Maggie Scharf did in their bestsellers in the 80s and 90s.

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Summary

Summary

Among shortlisted titles for Audie Award Finalist, 2012

In Fortytude, therapist Sarah Brokaw presents a new understanding of how women can greet midlife with strength and freedom. Brokaw, who happens to be the daughter of Tom Brokaw and who is herself in her late 30s, will share personal experiences as well as professional wisdom-- in a lively, engaging voice. In her practice, Brokaw specializes in female clients between 35 and 55, and she has come to recognize five qualities held by the women who navigate the most successful passages through midlife:

Grace

Connectedness

Accomplishment

Adventure

SpiritualityBrokaw identifies these five qualities and shows how any woman can foster them in herself. Brokaw's advice and insights will empower readers to move toward the most productive and satisfying years of their lives -- in the same way that Gail Sheehy did with Passages, and Harriet Lerner and Maggie Scharf did in their bestsellers in the 80s and 90s.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

Brokaw's advice is helpful and inspirational Publishers Weekly

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Author

Author Bio: Sarah Brokaw

Author Bio: Sarah Brokaw

Sarah Brokaw is a licensed therapist with a practice in Venice Beach, California, with an expertise in relational dynamics. She graduated from Duke University and earned a Masters in Social Work from New York University. Philanthropically, she has been actively involved with the organizations Women for Women International and Robin Hood in New York City, and she has served on the boards for the NYU School of Social Work Alumni Committee and the East Harlem School at Exodus House.

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Available Formats : Digital Download
Runtime: 8.23
Audience: Adult
Language: English