Posts tagged "brainwashing"

Forgiving an abusive parent

It’s interesting. A topic recently on my online support group has been about dealing with family members who pressure you to “forgive” your personality disordered parent. I mean, in relationships that are healthier, the other person works on improving him/herself, and you move on, together. This type of a more reasonable dysfunction is common in... Read more »

Is It Discipline or Child Abuse?

Is It Discipline or Child Abuse?
Ever since I saw this video yesterday, I have been REALLY angry. Like, pissed-off-I-wanna-beat-him-with-a-belt angry…and I didn’t even watch it with the sound on. I feared the “father’s” rants would be too triggering, honestly. (And after reading some excerpts of the audio of the video, it sounded a lot like my father’s rants so it... Read more »