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Angie grew up in a family where she was the caretaker. The oldest of four, Angie was the only member of her family capable of deep caring, empathy and compassion. As a result, she was always attempting to protect her brother and sisters from her father's physical and emotional abuse. Even her mother learned to turn to her for help and protection.... READ MORE
I was trained by my mother and grandmother to be a caretaker. The messages were:
"Your feelings are not important to us at all. You need to learn to completely ignore your own feelings and instead take care of our feelings. In return for this, we will occasionally give you some approval for being a good girl."
I learned my lessons well. I... READ MORE
Let's take an example. Megan and Ryan have been married for 8 years and have two children. Both Megan and Ryan work and they have a nanny to help with the children.Megan recently received a promotion in her company and is now a high-powered executive with a lot of responsibility and some travel. Ryan has his own business so his time is more... READ MORE