America On The Couch

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Is a Woman's Father the Key to Her Power?

As I learned during my own long hours of therapy, we are internally constituted of our two parents. And when a father neglects or even smashes in his daughter those critical qualities of agency and authority, those girls are at risk for growing up into women who lack the personal power to defend themselves, or to claim their dreams and the life they want. Read More

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Pythia Peay writes about psychology, spirituality and the American psyche.

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