Fearless She Wrote
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Fearless She Wrote

I Learned to Survive by Fawning

Until I reclaimed my assertiveness and self-respect

Photo by Velizar Ivanov on Unsplash

When I started therapy at eighteen, I was on my own, desperate to make ends meet while fulfilling academic requirements at a city university. My childhood history was bleak and life skills were lacking. Naturally, I was self-destructive in a variety of ways. I knew I was mentally ill, albeit I didn’t think I was…

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Rev. Sheri Heller, LCSW

Rev. Sheri Heller, LCSW

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Therapist, Coach & Author. Complex Trauma & Addiction. Dual citizen 🇺🇸 🇨🇦 World traveler, love art and nature. I appreciate the absurd. Sheritherapist.com