Survival and hope

Walking With Aletheia is an amazing story of survival and hope. Jean shares her incredible life journey against all odds from a small helpless child to a strong and loving adult that I am proud to call my friend. I could not put this book down.
– Maria Rauser

Deep into your heart

It reaches deep into a part of your heart you didn’t know was there…haunting, chilling, devastating and beautiful.
– Alex Kuciauskas Hargadon

A journey from childhood sexual abuse toward healing

In her book, Walking with Aletheia, Jean puts her heart and soul on paper, to take us through her journey toward healing from shocking childhood sexual abuse. She explains the deepest thought patterns and coping methods that enabled her to survive and function in an environment that was unaware of or ignored her horrific situation.
— Marcella Biggins

Strength and vulnerability

A powerful combination of strength and vulnerability in nonfiction storytelling.
– Ryan White and Jessica Hargrave, makers of Netflix’s The Keepers

A steadfast search for truth

In trusting the path of her own integrity, she discovers it step by step. The true depiction of her own trust is displayed by her intention: If her writings can help another person to heal she is willing to display her path and show her human injuries and vulnerability.

–Eligio Stephen Gallegos, PhD

A Heart-Wrenching Memoir

This book is a victory over cruel and sadistic abuse. Where her abusers tried to implant self-hate, Jean restored love and compassion. She psychologically and spiritually saved the wounded children within herself and then wrote a book to rescue other survivors and their inner children.
— Ellen Lacter, PhD

A wrenching, but necessary read for survivors of abuse

Walking with Aletheia: A Survivor’s Memoir
by Jean Wehner

Bhanu Joy Harrison, LCSW

This book is a wrenching, but necessary read for survivors of abuse, those working with survivors and those in power, especially in religious institutions, who may be still perpetuating such trauma. 

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