want you to think too hard about this,” Dr. Erickson says cautiously.
But I am thinking about it. I’m thinking about how I hate to
be touched, how I push men away, and how deeply afraid I am of sex. For the first time in my life I wonder why. What happened in that room that permanently stopped me from having intimate
What did I do?
When her childhood sexual trauma is triggered, Laureen Peltier finds she can
no longer avoid the haunting memories of her father molesting her. By chance, during a crisis, she meets the doctor fated to change her life. She grants Dr. Erickson, a male psychiatrist, one
year to help her heal from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. His unconventional therapies pressure Laureen into fighting, sometimes physically, her lifelong fears and traumas in order to integrate
the scared little girl of her past with the now grown woman who hungers for meaningful relationships, love, intimacy and sex.