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A word about Jodean’s Book

[ 1 ] March 27, 2010 |
Jodean's Book

Jodean's Book

I’ve updated the Jodean’s Book page with a detailed look into my motivations behind writing the book, entitled “Stop Surviving and Start Thriving: 6 Steps to be a Better You.”

I am targeting having the book out this summer, but in the meantime, definitely swing by the Jodean’s Book page (there’s a link in the top navigation, or you can click here). In the meantime, here’s an excerpt of the page’s content:

I wrote “Stop Surviving and Start Thriving: 6 steps to a be a better you” for all of us who have suffered loss, struggle with the same issue on a daily basis, have had many plastic surgeries or surgeries, cancer survivors and those suffering from an eating disorder.  Thankfully I have never had cancer, however, I have had over 20 surgeries to reconstruct my face and my eye and I very well know the deep feelings of disappointment, loss, guilt and shame that comes with having many surgeries.  Losing my eye was a life changing experience indeed and left me only surviving each day.  I don’t remember the exact day, but suffering each day for over 10 years with post traumatic stress disorder, bulimia, cutting myself compulsively, and depression exhausted from my existence I courageously made the decision to stop settling for the way things were and start living and thriving.

Click here to read the complete article.

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Category: Biography, Book

About Jodean: Jodean Petersen is a medical professional who is a survivor of more than 20 surgeries, brought on by a teenage car accident which shattered the left side of her face, destroyed her left eye, and claimed the life of her best friend. Having been helped by so many, Jodean now works to help others facing similar life challenges through the outreach community she is building at View author profile.

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  1. Melinda Feldman says:

    Very excited for you it sounds exciting and you are a terrific writer. You go Girl!!!! Can hardly wait for the final version.


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