Siblings raised in a traumatic home can have very different responses as adults. Here’s how and why, and also how this matters given the politics of today, especially regarding the detainment of migrant children at the border.
Do you have unrealistic ideas about relationships? Do the people you’re dating have these beliefs? You may want to read these grounding relationship truths.
If you were a child robbed of your childhood, it can have impacts on you well into adulthood. Today I share what this may look like and what to do about it.
A couple of seasons ago when Crazy Ex-Girlfriend’s main character - Rebecca Bloom - was diagnosed with Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD), I watched the next few episodes with my hands practically over my eyes, clinically curious but also really cautious about how...
“You are born to one mother, but if you are lucky, you will have more than one. And among them all you will find most of what you need.” ― Clarissa Pinkola Estés, Ph.D. Today is Mother’s Day. A day in the year which can be so evocative and provocative. You may love...
In dysfunctional family systems, a child/young adult is seen as the problem rather than a natural product of the system. In today’s post, a therapist uses a gardening metaphor to explore this and provide prompts if you identify with this yourself.
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