The Boy Who Was Raised as a Dog

The Boy Who Was Raised as a Dog

And Other Stories from a Child Psychiatrist's Notebook--What Traumatized Children Can Teach Us About Loss, Love, and Healing

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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Genre: Nonfiction / Psychology / Psychopathology

On Sale: August 29th 2017

Price: $17.99

Page Count: 448

ISBN-13: 9780465094455

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"Beautifully written, fascinating accounts...The stories exhibit compassion, understanding and hope as Perry paints detailed, humane pictures of [the] patients."—Publishers Weekly