Daily Herald: Finding the healing powers of nature

January 8, 2012 7:31:17 AM PST
When Gwen Miller of Lombard was sexually abused as a young child, she found a less-than-obvious place for therapy and comfort: nature and the outdoors.

Now 24, she wants to become a wilderness therapist, opening the outdoors to other youths who need nature's healing powers.

"Because of the help I received when I first disclosed it," Miller says, "I want to provide that level of help to others who have just disclosed it." Marie Wilson from the Daily Herald joined us in our ABC7 studio to talk about her story.

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