Healing Connection | Lauren Spiro
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How do we recover from childhood violence? When Lauren Spiro was 14, her father was murdered. Eighteen months later, she began to have unusual spiritual experiences and was diagnosed with schizophrenia. Today she works to promote peace and healing in communities, fulfilling the vision she had in her extreme state.
Lauren is co-director of Emotional CPR, associate director of the National Coalition for Mental Health Recovery, and her new memoir is Living For Two: A Daughter’s Journey from Grief and Madness to Forgiveness and Peace.
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Well done. It seemed like a great story. Gladly I met you in June at SAARA Training with Marjorie Yates, and there I bought your book. Can only think back to my teenage
Thanks for writing. I am glad you found the book helpful. I had no idea how powerful the writing and then publishing process (exposing myself) would be for me. Life has been an amazing journey. I wish you peace and joy on your path