Monday, 8 December 2014

Alcoholic Family Systems



Brown (1985, 1988) proposed that all members of an alcoholic family system develop a behavioral and thinking disorder, being simultaneously controlled by alcoholism while denying this reality.








5 comments:

  1. Interesting - I borrowed some of these for my Facebook page. I come from a dysfunctional family and married into what turned out to be a rather dysfunctional marriage (separated now).

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  2. Hi Jane - the marrying into another dysfunctional situation is very common..have you read any adult child literature like Claudia Black's "It Will Never Happen to Me" ?

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  3. https://www.sttherese.ca/index.php?option=com_content&view=category&layout=blog&id=45&Itemid=69

    I attended this retreat and made peace with my past. I encourage you to go too.

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    1. Thanks Angela - i'm pretty peaceful these days - just getting awareness out there - I notice there's a charge for that healing retreat! Anyway glad you have found that peace too :)

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