Don't blame mother: mending the mother-daughter relationship
The anger and agony of the mother-daughter relationship can be replaced with a new bond based on understanding and respect according to Dr. Caplan. She shows women how to move to a new, positive mother-daughter relationship based on respect.
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THE EMPEROR'S NEW CLOTHES: SEEING THROUGH MOTHER-BLAME
Mother-blame used to come easily to me, and it continues to come easily to most
therapists, because that is how generations of therapists have been trained. I
As daughters, we assume that the urgency in mother's rule- making comes from
her individual, critical, controlling nature; we don't often recognize that the rules
come from a fundamental cultural belief, and mother is just its transmitter — or ...
If you don't give up on your mother-daughter relationship, you can gain the
increased warmth and satisfaction that come from trying to improve relationships,
and the enhanced self- esteem that comes from finding qualities in our mothers
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Written in the conversational style that typifies self-help books, this work explores cultural biases and the myths of angel-witch, perfect mother, and bad mother as the basis for daughters blaming ... Read full review