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Adult Children: The Secrets of Dysfunctional Families

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< P> It is estimated that as many as 34 million people grew up in alcoholic homes. But what about the rest of us? What about families that had no alcoholism, but did have perfectionism, workaholism, compulsive overeating, intimacy problems, depression, problems in expressing feelings, plus all the other personality traits that can produce a family system much like an alcoholic one? < /P> < P> Countless millions of us struggle with these kinds of dysfunctions every day, and until very recently we struggled alone. Pulling together both theory and clinical practice, John and Linda Friel provide a readable explanation of what happened to us and how we can rectify it.< /P>

Synopsis:

It is estimated that as many as 34 million people grew up in alcoholic homes. But what about the rest of us? What about families that had no alcoholism, but did have perfectionism, workaholism, compulsive overeating, intimacy problems, depression, problems in expressing feelings, plus all the other personality traits that can produce a family system much like an alcoholic one?

Countless millions of us struggle with these kinds of dysfunctions every day, and until very recently we struggled alone. Pulling together both theory and clinical practice, John and Linda Friel provide a readable explanation of what happened to us and how we can rectify it.

About the Author

John C. Friel is a psychologist in private practice and is director of the St. Paul/Minneapolis Lifeworks Clinic, an intense short-term treatment program for Adult Children, Co-dependency, Addiction and compulsivity issues.Linda D. Friel is a Certified chemical Dependency Practitioner and has designed and implemented a hospital-based co-dependency treatment program. She currently specializes in therapy for Adult Children, Co-dependency issues and for Survivors of Physical, Sexual and Emotional Abuse.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780932194534
With:
Friel, Linda
Author:
Friel, Linda
With:
Friel, Linda, M.A.
Author:
Friel, John
Author:
Friel, John, PH.D.
Author:
Friel
Author:
Friel, Linda
Publisher:
Health Communications
Location:
Deerfield Beach
Subject:
General
Subject:
Family Relationships
Subject:
Home economics
Subject:
Family
Subject:
Alcoholism
Subject:
Codependency
Subject:
Adult Children of Alcoholics
Subject:
Family relations
Subject:
Adult children of dysfunctional families
Subject:
Adult children of narcotic addicts
Subject:
Substance Dependence
Subject:
Substance Abuse & Addictions - Alcoholism
Subject:
Recovery and Addiction - Drug and Alcohol Addiction
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series Volume:
no. 194
Publication Date:
January 1990
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
200
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.5 in 0.65 lb

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"Synopsis" by , It is estimated that as many as 34 million people grew up in alcoholic homes. But what about the rest of us? What about families that had no alcoholism, but did have perfectionism, workaholism, compulsive overeating, intimacy problems, depression, problems in expressing feelings, plus all the other personality traits that can produce a family system much like an alcoholic one?

Countless millions of us struggle with these kinds of dysfunctions every day, and until very recently we struggled alone. Pulling together both theory and clinical practice, John and Linda Friel provide a readable explanation of what happened to us and how we can rectify it.

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