The Boy Who was Raised as a Dog (Revised Ed.) by Bruce D. Perry audiobook

The Boy Who was Raised as a Dog (Revised Ed.): And Other Stories from a Child Psychiatrist's Notebook--What Traumatized Children Can Teach Us About Loss, Love, and Healing

By Bruce D. Perry, MD, PhD  and Maia Szalavitz
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How does trauma affect a child’s mind—and how can that mind recover? In the classic The Boy Who Was Raised as a Dog, Dr. Perry explains what happens to the brains of children exposed to extreme stress and shares their lessons of courage, humanity, and hope. Only when we understand the science of the mind and the power of love and nurturing, can we hope to heal the spirit of even the most wounded child.

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How does trauma affect a child’s mind—and how can that mind recover? In the classic The Boy Who Was Raised as a Dog, Dr. Perry explains what happens to the brains of children exposed to extreme stress and shares their lessons of courage, humanity, and hope. Only when we understand the science of the mind and the power of love and nurturing, can we hope to heal the spirit of even the most wounded child.

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Author Bio: Bruce D. Perry MD, PhD

Author Bio: Bruce D. Perry MD, PhD

Bruce D. Perry, MD, PhD, is a senior fellow of the ChildTrauma Academy. He has served as a consultant to the FBI and is the former chief of psychiatry at Texas Children’s Hospital, as well as former vice chairman for research in the Department of Psychiatry at Baylor College of Medicine. He lives in Houston, Texas, and Alberta, Canada.

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Author Bio: Maia Szalavitz

Author Bio: Maia Szalavitz

Maia Szalavitz is an award-winning journalist who specializes in science and health. She is the author of Help at Any Cost: How the Troubled-Teen Industry Cons Parents and Hurts Kids and Recovery Options: The Complete Guide, written with Joseph Volpicelli, MD, PhD. She lives in New York City.

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Available Formats : Digital Download
Category: Nonfiction/Psychology
Runtime: 13.18
Audience: Adult
Language: English