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Support: You Can’t Parent Without It

I’ve started going to restorative yoga classes once a week. These classes are basically like naptime, but stretchier. Our teacher’s primary instruction is to “get as comfortable as you can in each pose,” and she teaches us how to use cushions,

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  • September 26, 2017 at 10:41 am

    “Sorry, but it will NEVER be “ok” with this generation or future generations of parents that they are doing the best they can with what they have unless and until the psychology profession faces the music and admits that their own parents did the best they could with what they had, and, that was “ok”. You can’t very well keep pointing your fingers back at past generations of parents, labeling them as “toxic”, and telling your clients how horribly their own parents screwed them up while expecting them to feel comfortable in their own skins as parents. Stop teaching this generation of parents how to bury their own parents alive by erasing their children’s grandparents from the family equation and you just might finally be in a position to help facilitate the redevelopment of the growth mindset necessary for your clients to be “ok” with and do their best with what they have!” ~Anue Nue

    • September 29, 2017 at 8:28 am

      When did Carla Naumburg mention past generations at all? All she was talking about how parents need support from other people. She never once mentioned the parents of the parents. Heck, my grandmother helped my Mom raise my sister and I.


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