Ms. Dobkins adopts techniques for coping with chronic, long-term pain and finds strategies for adjusting to overwhelming loss.
Lucy M. Dobkins offers Bad Back: Coping for Life as an inspiration for any one of the 6.5 million Americans with chronic back pain. It is also a testament to the resiliency of the human spirit, a story from which anyone can benefit. Ms. Dobkins invites others to follow in her footsteps and to not let their lives stop because of their injuries. Her life as an author includes the children's book Daddy, There's a Hippo in the Grapes, also published by Pelican.