Understanding the borderline mother : helping her children transcend the intense, unpredictable, and volatile relationship (eBook, 2004) [WorldCat.org]
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Understanding the borderline mother : helping her children transcend the intense, unpredictable, and volatile relationship

Author: Christine Ann Lawson
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield, 2004.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 1st Rowman & Littlefield edView all editions and formats
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"Some readers may recognize their mothers as well as themselves in this book. They will also find specific suggestions for creating healthier relationships. Addressing the adult children of borderlines and the therapists who work with them, Dr. Lawson shows how to care for the waif without rescuing her, to attend to the hermit without feeding her fear, to love the queen without becoming her subject, and to live with  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Christine Ann Lawson
ISBN: 9780742599932 0742599930
OCLC Number: 834530965
Notes: Title from PDF title page (viewed on Apr. 2, 2013).
Originally published: Northvale, N.J. : Jason Aronson, 2000.
"A Jason Aronson book."
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Make-believe mothers --
The darkness within --
The waif mother --
The hermit mother --
The queen mother --
The witch mother --
Make-believe children --
Fairy-tale fathers --
Loving the waif without rescuing her --
Loving the hermit without feeding her fear --
Loving the queen without becoming her subject --
Living with the witch without becoming her victim --
Living backwards.
Responsibility: Christine Ann Lawson.
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Abstract:

"Some readers may recognize their mothers as well as themselves in this book. They will also find specific suggestions for creating healthier relationships. Addressing the adult children of borderlines and the therapists who work with them, Dr. Lawson shows how to care for the waif without rescuing her, to attend to the hermit without feeding her fear, to love the queen without becoming her subject, and to live with the witch without becoming her victim"--The publisher.

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