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About the author:
Georgia Huston is now a graduate student at the University of Southern California, where she is working toward a Masters in Social Work. She plans to become an Art Therapist and work with foster children.
Georgia is a Magna Cum Laude graduate of St. Edward's University in Austin, Texas, where she was a psychology major with a minor in art.
In Austin, she counseled at-risk children and youths for the state of Texas, and she occasionally helped seniors and the mentally challenged with art projects.
Georgia continues to work as a volunteer for Whole Child L.A., where she designed a private social networking site for kids suffering chronic pain.
As the Executive Director of the Teen Pain Help Foundation (www.teenpainhelp.org) she continues her outreach, spreading the word about children and young people who are suffering from chronic pain, offering them useful information and hope. Privately, she counsels young people suffering with chronic pain when possible.
Georgia continues to do public speaking, media interviews, and websites on the subject. And, she continues to write about pain.
She is also the author of PAIN: An Owner's Manual.
A teenage girl's battle with pain.
An intensely personal journey of anguish, solitude, and despair.
At 14, Georgia was on top of the world. Her life as a teenager was filled with hope and promise, until a mysterious pain developed in her back and legs.
When doctors failed to help, she spiraled into hopelessness.
This book chronicles her feelings during that dark period of her life, and follows her inspirational journey back to health and happiness.
At 17, Georgia Huston is the founder of the Teen Pain Help Foundation.
- Publication Date:
- 0982136617 / 9780982136614
- Page Count:
- Binding Type:
- US Trade Paper
- Trim Size:
- 6" x 9"
- Black and White
- Related Categories:
- Health & Fitness / Pain Management