The author graduated from SIU-C, Carbondale, IL with a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work. She has counseled many individuals that were dealing with emotional issues. She has personally experienced several traumatic events, and is a victim of physical abuse. She currently suffers from recurring episodes of a severe form of Post-traumatic Stress Disorder. In this book, she shares her personal journey of how she overcame her own emotional crises as a victim of abuse.