Nobody knows the trouble I've seen : the emotional lives of black women / Inger Burnett-Zeigler, PhD.
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- ISBN: 9780062959829
- ISBN: 0062959824
- Physical Description: x, 256 pages ; 22 cm
- Edition: First edition.
- Publisher: New York, NY : Amistad, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, 
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||
Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-256).
|Formatted Contents Note:||
Strength. I am a strong black woman -- On my last nerve -- Intergenerational trauma -- Loss of innocence -- Intimacy. Relationship baggage -- I can do bad all by myself -- Suffering of the womb -- Parenting. The maternal bond -- Daddy issues -- Vulnerability. The buildup -- The breakdown -- Black people don't commit suicide -- Healing. Maybe I should talk to someone -- Let go and let god -- Self-care is not selfish -- Joy comes in the morning.
A Northwestern University clinical psychologist challenges common cultural misconceptions to reveal the real-world systemic abuse, health traumas, and abandonment that disempower today's Black women and force them to hide behind masks of strength.
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|Subject:||African American women > Mental health.
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|Genre:||Body, Mind & Spirit / Inspiration & Personal Growth.
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