Book Launch Party: Laurie Kahn, BAFFLED BY LOVE

For   three decades, Laurie Kahn has treated clients who were abused as children. Their abusers were often people who inhabited their daily lives. Kahn, too, had to learn to navigate a wilderness in order to find the good kind of love after a rocky childhood. In Baffled by Love , she includes strands from her own story, along with those of her clients, creating a narrative full of resonance, meaning, and shared humanity.  
Laurie Kahn, MA, LCPC, MFA, is a pioneer in the field of trauma treatment. For more than 30 years, Laurie has specialized in the treatment of survivors of childhood abuse. In 1980, 
 she founded Womencare Counseling and Training Center. Laurie's personal essays have been published in anthologies, and her articles and book reviews in professional journals. In 2010, Laurie completed an MFA in Creative Nonfictio n at Goucher College.
Event date: 
Thursday, July 6, 2017 - 7:30pm
Event address: 
Women & Children First
5233 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60640
Baffled by Love: Stories of the Lasting Impact of Childhood Trauma Inflicted by Loved Ones By Laurie Kahn Cover Image
ISBN: 9781631522260
Published: She Writes Press - June 6th, 2017