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Date:
August 27, 2019
Time:
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location:
Bear Pond Books
Address:
77 Main St.
77 Main St.

Montpelier, VT 05602
Contact:
802-229-0774
Email:
Cost:
Free
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Sharon Lamb: "The Not Good Enough Mother"

Tuesday, August 27, 2019

Join Vermont author Dr. Sharon Lamb, a professor of counseling psychology at UMass Boston, for a reading and talk about her new book, "The Not Good Enough Mother," about a psychologist who evaluates the fitness of parents when their children have been removed from their custody who finds herself reassessing her own mothering when her son falls victim to the opioid crisis. "An honest look at how society judges parents, mothers in particular, that deserves a wide audience.” —Booklist, Starred Review. Dr. Lamb will be joined by Linda Johnson of Prevent Child Abuse Vermont for a talk on the opioid crisis and how it affects families and children. With Q&A, book signing, and refreshments. Free and open to the public.