Trauma and Transformation: A Twelve Step Guide (Edery, R. 2013). http://goo.gl/o3BndU Trauma and Transformation: A Twelve Step Guide is the indispensable guide to thoroughly understanding the basic principles of The Twelve Steps as a spiritual program used to treat alcoholics and other individuals with a range of self destructive and addictive tendencies. Offering a chapter-by-chapter synopsis of each of the Twelve Steps of Alcoholic Anonymous, this book offers insight, and guidance for anyone genuinely concerned about how to heal the physical, mental and spiritual wounding caused by traumatic experiences.
Rivka A. Edery, M.S.W., L.C.S.W., has a Masters in Social Work from Fordham University Graduate School of Social Service, with her field of study as Research Methodology and Quantitative Methods, and a Bachelor’s of Arts in Social Science from Thomas Edison State University. She is a highly intuitive licensed clinical social worker, and author, specializing in trauma recovery and spirituality. She has published several books and numerous professional and general interest articles. Since 2009, she has been working as a clinical social worker assisting clients who are recovering from trauma-related disorders. She has treated and assisted trauma survivors in achieving safety, reducing their troublesome symptoms, increasing their competencies, reappraising their trauma memories, and consolidating their gains, by learning and applying new behavioral, emotional, physical and spiritual skills. The focus is a very positive one encouraging her clients to adapt a more loving, compassionate understanding of themselves. For more information and ways to get in contact with Rivka Edery, please visit her website at http://www.rivkaedery.com