Telling the compassionate truth

Alexander, Shoshana
September 1994
Mothering;Fall94, Issue 72, p106
Discusses the role of a divorced parent in the effort of children to reconcile themselves to their parents' separation. Ways to inform children about the other parent; Children's unexpressed tension when parents speak against each other; Need to honor the other parent; Importance of self-compassion; Ethical dilemma of talking about a hurtful or dangerous parent.


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