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Dr. Mariel Buqué

A Guide to Healing Intergenerational Trauma

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    One big idea: Becoming a Cycle Breaker.

    Welcome to this Big Idea Blink. For this type of Blink, our editors have chosen one thought-provoking insight from a book so you can learn something new within just a few minutes. This time, we will be talking about some of the steps that one might take when becoming a cycle breaker in the journey of healing generational trauma.

    By addressing and working on modifying damaging patterns stemming from your lineage you can achieve a future of peace and emotional freedom. In the next Blink, we will be elaborating on a few insights that can not only help to recognize and acknowledge emotional trauma but also the resilience and strength within your family history.

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    What is Break the Cycle about?

    Break the Cycle (2021) delves into the deep-seated generational trauma and challenges implicating many families. It emphasizes breaking free from cycles of pain and encourages readers to embrace change, healing, and emotional growth for a promising future.

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    Break the Cycle by Dr. Mariel Buqué (2021) encourages us to break free from negative patterns and create a life of purpose and fulfillment. Here's why this book is a compelling read:

    • Offers practical strategies backed by psychological research to help us understand and overcome self-sabotaging behaviors.
    • Provides insightful exercises and actionable steps to empower us to make positive changes in our mindset and behavior.
    • By sharing motivational stories of individuals who have successfully transformed their lives, it inspires and gives hope for personal growth.

    Who should read Break the Cycle?

    • Individuals facing generational trauma
    • Seekers of emotional healing
    • Advocates of change and personal growth

    About the Author

    Dr. Mariel Buqué is a transformational psychologist focused on healing generational wounds. Her work catalyzes individuals to acknowledge their past trauma and transmute it into generational healing.

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    What is the main message of Break the Cycle?

    The main message of Break the Cycle is to break free from repetitive negative patterns and foster personal growth.

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    Is Break the Cycle a good book? Is it worth reading?

    Break the Cycle is worth reading as it provides insights into breaking destructive patterns and transforming one's life.

    Who is the author of Break the Cycle?

    Dr. Mariel Buqué is the author of Break the Cycle.

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