About the Books

The first two books in the BRAVE Series are companion books and were published in January 2018 and 2019. They are my story and the therapy process of healing and integration. There is hope for healing  from the effects of childhood trauma and attachment wounds.

For more information on the BRAVE Series . . . 


Click on books for more information....

About Janyne (think Janine)

Who Did Jeannie Grow Up to Be?

What's Coming? 

Watch here for upcoming events and announcements. There are more books, speaking engagements, and more! Be sure to check back!


I am both honored and excited to announce my appointment to the Board of Directors for the Attachment and Trauma Network (ATN). This organization is doing incredible work to help traumatized children, their families, and educators.

You can read about my journey with ATN here . . . 

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What's the Latest News?

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Listen to the Podcast with

Teri Wellbrock

at The Healing Place!

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Read my latest published article in the Point Loma

Nazarene University (PLNU)  

alumni magazine,

The Viewpoint


BRAVE Healing Childhood Trauma

Janyne McConnaughey continues writing her way into our hearts with her new book, Jeannie’s Brave Childhood, a fantastical weaving of story, instruction and resilience.

Lon Marshal, Marriage and Family Therapist

Janyne A. McConnaughey, Ph.D.

All information and resources at this website have been presented as part of my personal story and does not replace professional psychological care for mental health issues. The only legal and ethical advice I can offer is to seek professional help. 

If you have had or are having suicidal thoughts, please call: 

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 


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