Miami Stories
7:25 pm
Tue November 26, 2013

Transforming Her Pain: Ligia Houben's Story

Ligia Houben left Nicaragua for Miami after her father died. She lost her familiar homeland shortly after losing her parent. As part of her grieving process, she wrote extensively. Her efforts became a self-help book that introduced 11 principles for transforming loss. She was astonished by the magic in her numbers.

Listen to her story below.

Click the play button to listen to Ligia Houben's Miami Story.

Houben now teaches classes in Ethics, Religion, and Death and Dying at Florida International University, Kaplan, and Miami Dade College.

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