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H is for Hawk

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Numbness as a Life Crossroad

Created: 04/24/16

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Numbness as a Life Crossroad

Helen's journey exquisitely articulates how numbing ourselves to our own or others' pain can lead to dissociation, even violence, or to deeper insight and empathy. She experiences both in her journey with Mabel. Have you had moments where you 'woke up' from a numbed-state and seemed to suddenly experience great insight and joy?


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