Mentally Ill Parents: 17 Consequences of Growing UP This Way

Parenting Would you ever attend a family session with your family?

Family therapy can truly be either a saving grace or a boxing ring. For many of my uncertain clients, it’s a boxing ring full of traps, snakes, confusion, and drama. No matter how much I attempt to convince some of my clients that family therapy (depending on the kind of therapist you have) can be helpful.

The fear of the session becoming a living breathing soap opera is real.

As you watch this video, consider whether family therapy would help (even just a little) your family.

I welcome your comments and questions!

Helpful resources:
1. Adult children of emotionally immature parents (book by Lindsay Gibson)

2. My article on family therapy:

3. The Power Of Others:

4. Bonded to the abuser:

Reference used in video:


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I’m Támara, a licensed and nationally certified mental health therapist, with over 11 years experience. I specialize in helping children, teens, and families with mental illness. I also treat psychological trauma in children, teens, and adults.
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