Dede Crane Sympathy: A Novel PDF

Dede Crane Sympathy: A Novel PDF

Sympathy: A Novel

When a car accident claims the lives of her husband and son, Kerry Taylor, a former ballet dancer, slips into a catatonic state Her family s last option is the Rosewood Clinic, where Dr Michael Myatt has launched a controversial new therapy for post traumatic stress disorder victims in the wake of 9 11 Framed around the seven distinct phases of Myatt s radical sympathy When a car accident claims the lives of her husband and son, Kerry Taylor, a former ballet dancer, slips into a catatonic state Her family s last option is the Rosewood Clinic, where Dr Michael Myatt has launched a controversial new therapy for post traumatic stress disorder victims in the wake of 9 11 Framed around the seven distinct phases of Myatt s radical sympathy based therapy, in which the doctor tries to take on the actual physical feelings of the patient, the book explores the permeable boundaries between self and others A colorful supporting cast of five lost souls adds poignancy and earthy humor to the story of Kerry s gradual return to consciousness and long suppressed grief This powerful first novel examines the relationship between mind, body, and spirit, and sets Kerry s recovery against a larger backdrop the healing of damaged minds during a time of political and social upheaval

Title : Sympathy: A Novel
Author :  Dede Crane
Language : English
Isbn : 1551927810
Format : Paperback
Pages : 328 pages

Rating: 4.5

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