Family

The family is some thing more than the nucleus of our society. Understanding its behaviours, ways of communicating, emotional patterns, dysfunctions, and strategies for resolving problems will help you to construct much more satisfying bonds with your family.

Five Traits of a Dysfunctional Family

Many of the problems in the world begin in a dysfunctional family. This primary environment is often traumatic for children. This is because they’re learning so much in such a short amount of time. It can greatly condition the fact…

How to Be Assertive with Your Family

Knowing how to be assertive with your family is key to your well-being. Why? This is because, whenever families come together for holidays and other celebrations, a series of events converge into a dynamic that can make you lose your…

The Price of Parental Stress

There’s no doubt that having a child is a blessing. But the price of parental stress that raising a child entails is a completely different matter. In fact, you may even say that raising a child is almost like running…

The Legal Aspects of Joint Custody

The legal aspects of joint custody revolve around several rules that set them apart. First, it’s quite important to look over the concept of parental responsibility, which are the rights and duties that a parent has over their own child. On…

Family Dynamic and Eating Disorders

Eating disorders are disturbances or alterations of behavior linked to food and, therefore, to its ingestion. These are maintained in the long term and entail a deterioration in the physical health of a person. In addition, there’s deterioration of their…

Virginia Satir and Family Therapy

Virginia Satir was an American therapist that reinvented family therapy. In fact, nowadays she’s considered one of the most important figures in the history of systemic therapy. She created the Satir Change Model that experts still use to this day,…