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Peg Streep


Peg Streep’s newest book, Verbal Abuse: Recognizing, Dealing, Reacting, and Recovering is available at Amazon. She has written or co-authored 15 books, including Daughter Detox: Recovering from an Unloving Mother and Reclaiming Your Life, The Daughter Detox Question & Answer Book: A GPS for Navigating Your Way Out of a Toxic Childhood, and two workbooks, The Daughter Detox Guided Journal and Workbook and The Daughter Detox Companion Workbook, all of which are available on Amazon. Among her other books are Mean Mothers: Overcoming the Legacy of Hurt (William Morrow) and Quitting—Why We Fear It and Why We Shouldn’t—In Life, Love, and Work (Da Capo).

Streep earned undergraduate and graduate degrees in English Literature from the University of Pennsylvania and Columbia University. She is best-known for her work on the mother-daughter relationship, although she frequently writes on verbal abuse, goal disengagement, narcissism and narcissists, and brain science as well. She’s been interviewed extensively on radio and television, as well as for print and online publications. You can find her on Facebook and on Instagram.

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