Tag Archives: dysfunctional home

Four kinds of children from dysfunctional homes

Let me introduce you to the four kinds of children in relation to differences in reaction to a dysfunctional home. Continue reading

Posted in 18 Year factor, Abuse, Child Abuse, Dysfunctional, Parenting, Wisdom | Tagged , | Leave a comment

How could I kill my father?

Charlie’s home was a prison of fear and anger. He hated the man that should have been the most important person in his life. Home should be a safe place for children, a place filled with heartwarming memories. Charlie looked back on a place remembered for the fear and anger it produced. Continue reading

Posted in 18 Year factor, Abuse, Child Abuse, Fathers, Wisdom | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Pick your parent day

Alex’s story took an unexpected turn when I asked him which parent he chose. He paused and looked down with tear-filled eyes as he admitted,… Continue reading

Posted in 18 Year factor, Abuse, Child Abuse, Despair, Pain, Parenting, Wisdom | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Lisa’s Story: A quiet domineering father

I lived in fear of my father. Continue reading

Posted in 18 Year factor, Family life, Fathers, Wisdom | Tagged , , | Leave a comment