Posts Tagged ‘abandonment’

If you read Susan Anderson, you’ll learn about how some people might be genetically predisposed to feel more when others’ presence is gone, and (more…)


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crying-baby1I have accepted fear as a part of life – specifically the fear of change…. I have gone ahead despite the pounding in the heart that says:  turn back.  ~Erica Jong (more…)

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“The Journey from Abandonment to Healing” by Susan Anderson (Penguin Putnam, 2000) is really a very full book. It covers the physical and mental aspects of abandonment (good to read so as to understand how normal no appetite, light/little sleeping, sensitive hearing, anxiety etc. are and how these things are biologically wired into us).


Introduction to Abandonment


The meat of the book is the techniques for healing the abandonment wound. I have pulled the two main techniques out so that people who want to cut to the chase and start working on healing now can do so. (more…)

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