Susan Anderson, LCSW, has devoted more than thirty years of clinical experience and research to working with the victims of trauma, abandonment, grief, and loss. The creator of the Outer Child concept and the founder of the abandonment recovery movement, she is the author of "The Journey from Abandonment to Healing, Black Swan: The Twelve Lessons of Abandonment Recovery, "and "The Journey from Heartbreak to Connection." In addition to her lectures and workshops, she continues private practice in Manhattan and on Long Island.
"This book will be an enormous help to anyone looking to let go of past disappointments and self-recrimination and get on with the essential work of healing, building boundaries, and acquiring the skills to reach your goals. I hope you will read it and do the exercises it provides." -John Bradshaw, #1 "New York Times" bestselling author of "Homecoming""Groundbreaking..." -"PsychologyToday.com"