The Courage to Encourage

Thoughts about courage and inspirational stories about people who rose above tragedies, losses and disasters

by Elizabeth A. Garcia-Janis MD

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Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 5/7/2020

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 5.5x8.5
Page Count : 358
ISBN : 9781982247157
Format : Hardcover
Dimensions : 5.5x8.5
Page Count : 358
ISBN : 9781982247171
Format : E-Book
Dimensions : N/A
Page Count : 358
ISBN : 9781982247164

About the Book

The Courage to Encourage hopes to remind us that we all have the ability to soar beyond our losses, tragedies and disasters. More so, we have within us the divine spark to give the world our light, compassion and love from what we have experienced in our lives. As we lift others up to give them unwavering hope, our spirits are emboldened to continue facing life with utmost courage.

About the Author

Elizabeth A. Garcia-Janis MD DFAPA is a double board certified Child and Adult Psychiatrist who has dedicated her life serving those who suffered disasters, losses and tragedies. Dr. Garcia-Janis has served as a medical director and chief medical officer in several psychiatric organizations. She has volunteered in various parts of the world doing disaster relief work - during the Philippines Mt. Pinatubo volcanic eruption, the Katrina evacuees in Houston, the tsunami in Thailand, the Nicaraguan refugees in Costa Rica and uplifted clean water for the world in Uganda. Dr. Garcia-Janis founded the Phoenix Global Humanitarian Foundation. This is a non-profit organization whose mission is to serve those who suffered disasters, losses and tragedies.