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Gentle blog - how integration is helping my self esteem

Posted by Mand , 04 May 2014 · 85 views

Last night I faced a big test of my new integration and assertiveness skills. My DH, SIL, brother and I were meant to go out for a meal. My 16 and 17 yr old children were to babysit my 9 and 12 yr old nieces. But my DH was ill and decided he couldn't go. My brother still wanted to go. Cue MASSIVE anxiety.

My brother and I are not close. When I was littl...





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