My Experience as the Child of an Alcoholic

My Experience as the Child of an Alcoholic

A word of warning - this is going to be a long post. I have much to say and I don't want to tucker you out - just so you know what you're getting yourself into. That being said, if you really respect my writing, who I am as a person, what I discuss and [...]

Emotional Modesty: Minimizing Emotional Needs to Avoid Conflict

Reading Time: 8 minutes "As a child, what was your sense of emotional needs versus your parent's reactions?" One afternoon Karla, my therapist, asked me this question. I immediately launched into how my mom was a single parent and was always making sure us kids got to our activities on time, were fed, looked presentable [...]