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Exploring Gender Mysteries

Ann Mody Lewis Ph.D.

Exploring Gender Mysteries – “Healing from the Broken People”

Every son or daughter struggles with a common problem: How can I love my parents and forgive them at the same time? Parents who are unhealed from the traumas of being human bring to their children the brokenness they feel. It makes them angry, resentful, distant and sometimes abusive. Their children are bewildered by this confusion. They want to be proud but know they’re not. They want to be close but know they can’t. Listen to Richie, a Haitian immigrant who manages a retail jewelry store, tell his parental story.

Listen and Learn!

Follow-up summary of the show:
Listen to this articulate young Haitian man describe his childhood trauma and his adult confusion. The way to peace is not converting others. Peace is found within ourselves as we grieve childhood wounds to create an enlightened “adult self”
Listen and learn!