The Unexpected Gift of Trauma is a groundbreaking approach to healing from trauma and experiencing posttraumatic growth from a leading psychologist, featuring a powerful, five-stage framework to help readers not just recover, but thrive and transform.
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The Five Stages of Transformation From Breakdowns to Breakthroughs.
Turning Pain Into Purpose
Safety and Protection
A New Narrative
Wisdom and Growth
Dr. Shiro has developed programs about Post-traumatic Growth and Conscious Parenting, and created tools to improve family relationships in today’s world. She has worked extensively with immigration and acculturation issues, as well as, with refugees and trauma survivors form various countries and cultures. Her focus is on trauma, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), post-traumatic growth (PTG), resilience, and growth that can come from trauma. She was awarded the Hispanic Women of Distinction in 2018.