“This book should be a wakeup call to all adoptive parents and professionals about the urgent issues adoptees and their parents face.”
Nancy Newton Verrier, attachment therapist and author
The Primal Wound and Coming Home to Self
A Marin County, California father embarks on a journey to understand what led his seventeen-year-old daughter, Casey, to take her life. He travels back to her abandonment at birth and adoption from a Polish orphanage. His search leads to a condition known as attachment disorder, an affliction common among children who have been abandoned, neglected or abused. It explained everything. The Girl Behind The Door integrates a tragic personal adoption story with information from the experts to teach other families what the Brookses learned too late.
Who should read it?
Anyone with a connection to the adoption “triad.”
Anyone who has lost a loved one to suicide.
Anyone who cried through the movie Philomena.
Anyone who knows us and wants to read our story.
Written By John Brooks
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