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Book launch: Talking of Love on the Edge of a Precipice

From 01/02/2007 at 08:00 to 02/02/2007 at 08:00

Book launch - Thursday 1 February 2007

7.30pm at the Institut Francais - in English

Half the world’s population has been seriously traumatized by war, violence, rape, illness, deportation, grief, cruelty, sexual abuse, injury. One in four will experience at least two serious traumas. The rest are bound to fall on hard times. But can we recover from major trauma? French psychologist
Boris Cyrulnik says that we absolutely can. In his bestselling book Talking of Love on the Edge of a Precipice (Alen Lane, 2007), he shows us how to use our powers of resilience to live again. Boris Cyrulnik will explain why he thinks that trauma is not destiny, rather that we can grow in the face of problems.

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