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Healing Myself -- A hero's Primer for Recovery From Tragedy

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A Hero's Primer for Recovery from Tragedy

Healing Myself - A Hero's Primer for Recovery from TragedyIn 1982, Gari Carter was a model and owner of a successful clothing and gift shop. Traveling with her son to a gift show in Baltimore, she was caught in a heavy snowstorm on a country road in Virginia. A car swerved as it came toward them around a curve, hitting Gari head-on.

Her life was changed forever.

When Gari Carter regained consciousness, she discovered to her horror that her face was gone! Through ten years of multiple surgeries, doctors created a true "bionic woman", gradually rebuilding Gari's jaws, cheekbones, nose and skin, restoring her natural beauty.

But it was Gari's own courage and determination, along with some amazing audio pain-control techniques, which helped her cope and heal her inner scars as well as her face.

This book is a must-read, a universal story of courage, which appeals to all readers



Video Clips & Radio Interviews


Monroe Institute - March 2016

Gari spoke at the Monroe Institute Professional Seminar on March, 2016 on Healing Myself and the twenty years since then.  She had a standing ovation by the audience of doctors and scientists.



Radio Interview - May 2015
Radio interview 5/6/15 with WSLR Radio in Sarasota, FL




Paramount Pictures, "Sightings" program on Gari Carter and her book Healing Myself




TV Talk Show - Kathy Fountain Show



TV Talk Show - Broadcast House Live




Presentation for the Institute of Noetic Sciences




Reviews and Articles


Press Release

MSI News - From the Maxillo Facial Surgery Institute of Florida
An Inspiration for those who Suffer

The Daily Progress - (April 1994)
A Time to Heal

The Free Lance-Star (July 1994)  
After the crash: Triumph of Spirit

Rocky Mountain News - (November 1994)
'Healing' author describes tragedy and triumph

St Petersburg Times Connections (December 1994)
A Return to Beauty

The Celestine Journal Article (December 1994)
Visionaries at Work A Conversation with Gari Carter

Radio-TV Interview Report (June 1995)
A Former Model's Rebirth from a Disfiguring Accident 

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To order Healing Myself, contact, Monroe Institute, or Amazon, or any bookstore.   Purchase  Healing Myself  [this is a direct link to the publisher] 


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