“You’re Faking It!” What Happens When the Scapegoated Child Is Injured or Sick

In this week’s post I explore the potentially deadly nature of what I term Family Scapegoating Abuse (FSA) via sharing stories of adults identifying as being in the family scapegoat role who became injured or ill and had their injury or illness minimized or denied by their parent(s) or other family members (learn more about the family scapegoat role here).

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