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Bad childhoods can show parents what not to do

Bad childhoods can show parents what not to do


POSTED: November 3, 2017 10:00 a.m.

Bad childhoods can show parents what not to do

Living with children

I was standing in the lobby of an auditorium in which I’d just spoken, talking with a small group of attendees, when a 30-something woman took me aside and told me that her parents were bad role models. One was verbally abusive; the other, distant and emotionally unavailable.


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