Well here we are…fall and I love the fall weather! However, fall also signifies the start of the holiday season; a season that brings about much stress and overwhelm. 733 more words
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In Nigeria, or rather in the World, there’s and underlying expectation for children to make their parents proud. To this, I say; parents need to understand that, at the very best, they should only be guides…… um supporters — you cannot guide if you do not see the way your child trods — their insistence — implicitly or explicitly — on being other than fans, to their children, constitutes one of the major causes of the people-pleasing syndrome. 1,781 more words
Re-victimisation, unfortunately, has consistent evidence. Up to 75% of adults that experienced abuse as a child, also reported experiencing abuse as an adult.
When I first entered therapy, I felt like I “attracted” people who were abusive, I described a series of thorny experiences. 531 more words