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Alice Miller

Free from Lies - Discovering Your True Needs

(German title: Dein gerettetes Leben)
ca. 319 pages
Clothbound
2007
Alice Miller
Foto: Alice Miller
© Julika Miller

Alice Miller has been a psychotherapist and researcher in matters of the influence of childhood troubles on the adult for more than 20 years. In 1980 she decided to dedicate herself completely to writing in order to commit to her broad experience of the deeper meanings of childhood and share her knowledge of their decisive persistence in entire life with a larger public. Alice Miller died on April 14th, 2010 at the age of 87.

www.alice-miller.com

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An astoundingly moving and perceptive work on how adults can finally overcome the traumas of their childhood.

Since the landmark publication of The Drama of the Gifted Child, no one has been more influential than Alice Miller in empowering adults whose lives were maimed emotionally and physically during childhood. Now Dr. Miller goes even further, presenting groundbreaking theories that enhance communication between therapist and patient and enable adults to express powerful emotions that have been trapped for years. Practical and perceptive, Miller’s work explains what we can expect from therapy, how we can identify the causes of our own pain, and why subconscious pain, unaddressed for decades, manifests itself later as depression, self-mutilation, primal inadequacy, and chronic loneliness. Containing searing excerpts from »The Diary of a Mother,« in which a mother learns how to communicate honestly with both herself and her daughter, as well as a trove of Miller’s own moving answers to her thousands of readers, Free from Lies is the culmination of a life devoted to healing others. (book description from the English edition by W.W. Norton)

Other publications

Wege des Lebens/Paths of Life (2007)

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Die Revolte des Körpers/The Body Never Lies (2005)

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Evas Erwachen/Thruth Will Set You Free (2003)

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Abbruch der Schweigemauer/Breaking Down the Wall of Silence (2003)

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Das Drama des begabten Kindes und die Suche nach dem wahren Selbst/Drama of the Gifted Child (1997)

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Das verbannte Wissen/Banished Knowledge (1990)

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Der gemiedene Schlüssel/ The Untouched Key (1988)

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Bilder einer Kindheit/Pictures of a Childhood (1985)

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Du sollst nicht merken/Thou Shalt Not Be Aware (1983)

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Am Anfang war Erziehung/For Your Own Good (1983)

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