Living Hope: Steps to Leaving Suffering BehindAbout the Book
The only reason she lived is her father carried her out first before running back into the burning house for her sisters where they all perished. Raised by a mother whose life was shattered by the tragedy and would be called a victim of PTSD, Lynne Cockrum-Murphy’s childhood was jolted again when her step-father died a few years later and culminates in the murder of her mother.
Cockrum-Murphy shares her poignant story and the power of questioning, seeking, studying, and living in hope. The message in her book addresses the basic needs of the those who suffer from PTSD. Rapid sales of the book show the deep need and the enthusiastic response from people looking for a way out of depression, fear and a sense of doom. Instead of giving in to family dysfunction she moved beyond the past and writes about dealing with loss, abuse, family alcoholism and shows there is a way to happiness. Interwoven through the narrative are actions, steps, tools to help anyone who has felt stuck move forward from suffering and victimization into a life filled with joy and love. Her story and insights model hope, action and success is critically acclaimed by experts, ministers, coaches and therapists.
Victims of trauma trapped by the tragic events suffer for years often in silence. Answers are hard to come by. Dr. Lynne Cockrum-Murphy in her new book shows how she moved beyond the traumatic events of her life. Her answers resonate with the public which pushed her book Living Hope -Steps to Leaving Suffering Behind to the Best Seller List.