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Reconstructing a self: early trauma and the healing power of narrative

Mary T. Shannon Portland, Oregon, United States (Spring 2012) We carry with us every story we have ever heard, and every story we have ever lived. —Rachel Naomi Remen  As a survivor of childhood sexual abuse and the only child of a single mother on welfare who suffered from paranoid schizophrenia, a healthy development of […]