Overcoming Psychological Trauma
Stanley Alpert Keynotes - The Stanley Alpert speeches provide viewers with an inside look at the emotional and mental effects...
Alpert recounts the experience of being kidnapped. Those who suffer from post-traumatic stress disorders experience a lack of control, which can become very painful. To maintain his psychological well-being, Alpert reflected on the empowering aspects of being kidnapped. The sense of community and the love and support enabled his stress levels to decrease. Also, the power of the law and justice being rightfully served allowed for some mental peace.
Alpert then considers why bad things happen to good people and what action can be taken when this occurs. To adapt, he chose to make the situation a positive one. With a purposeful focus, Albert wrote his memoir as a purging of events.