For this week’s episode, Inner Space host Dr. Barbara sits down with three men – each of whom overcame significant early trauma and tragedy. They share their stories to help others avoid falling into the self-destructive behavior that is so often a consequence of early trauma and loss. Actor Sean Brosnan, talks about the tragic death of his mom when he was 8 years old – and how he struggled with years of substance abuse before finding his way to a healthier life. Personal trainer and author Doug Bopst shares how early poor self-esteem coupled with the break up of his family led him down a very dangerous path. And Comedian Darrell Hammond explains how years of severe child abuse and misdiagnosis almost destroyed his life. All three of these courageous survivors – are facing their pain and telling their stories to bring hope to others who are struggling.
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