Roadblocks to Intimacy & Trust VI: The Break: Independence

The Roadblocks to Intimacy and Trust Series explores the impact of early childhood relationships on the establishment of intimacy in adulthood.

Roadblocks to Intimacy & Trust V: Siblings: Adoration&Abuse

The Roadblocks to Intimacy and Trust Series explores the impact of early childhood relationships on the establishment of intimacy in adulthood

Roadblocks to Intimacy & Trust IV: Emotional Triangles

The Roadblocks to Intimacy and Trust Series explores the impact of early childhood relationships on the establishment of intimacy in adulthood.

Roadblocks to Intimacy and Trust III: The Passive Parent

The impact of early childhood relationships on the establishment of intimacy in adulthood.

Roadblocks to Intimacy and Trust II: Psychological Defenses

The Roadblocks to Intimacy and Trust Series explores the impact of early childhood relationships on the establishment of intimacy in adulthood.

Roadblocks to Intimacy & Trust I: The Ambivalent Mother

The Roadblocks to Intimacy and Trust Series explores the impact of early childhood relationships on the establishment of intimacy in adulthood.

Becoming One's Own Good Mother

I can count on my one hand the women I know—friends or patients—whose relationship with their mothers is not the root of their most troubled selves.