• The Nice Girl Syndrome, Beverly Engels

Striking Out in Life

Many neglected and abused children grow up to be adults who are afraid to take risks of striking out on their own. Many will remain dependent on their abusive parents and unable to separate from them. Others leave their abusive parents only to attach themselves to a partner who is controlling.”

-Beverly Engel, The Nice Girl Syndrome: Stop Being Manipulated and Abused — And Start Standing Up for Yourself

2018-01-26T12:02:00-04:00January 26th, 2018|Categories: firesidefriday|