After her work on the causes and effects on child abuse, in books such as Banished Knowledge, Dr Miller now aims to work towards demolishing the wall of silence which surrounds the sufferings of early childhood as they affect everyday life, politics, the media, psychiatry and psychotherapy.
'Every parent should read her' EDNA O'BRIEN 'Alice Miller changed the way I think about my own life' SARA PARETSKY
Alice Miller lives in France. For 20 or so years she taught and practised psychoanalysis. Now, she questions the validity of its theories. In 1988 she resigned from the International Psychoanalytical Association and, in 1995, revised her bestselling THE DRAMA OF BEING A CHILD.