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MyNDTALK - UPSIDE - The Science of Post-Traumatic Growth - Jim Rendon

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UPSIDE! The Science of Post-Traumatic Growth

Journalist Jim Rendon delivers a deeply reported look at the life-changing implications of post-traumatic growth—an emerging field of psychological research that shows how the suffering caused by traumatic events can be harnessed as a force for self-improvement and success rather than destruction.

PTSD, or Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, is at the center of national conversation and a widely recognized psychological condition. But an equally valid, though lesser known outcome of trauma is post-traumatic growth. While many survivors suffer long-term emotional damage, over the last several decades psychologists have discovered that with the right circumstances and proper support, survivors can actually emerge from their trauma stronger, more focused, and with a new and clear vision for the future. 

This conversation is particularly useful for trauma survivors or their loved ones seeking a more hopeful and positive future.

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