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How to Handle Your Critical Inner Voice: An Interview with Psychologist Lisa Firestone

At The Invisible Scar, we've received myriad emails and comments regarding how to deal with one's harsh inner voice, which hounds adult survivors of emotional child abuse. To answer questions from readers, we turned to Dr. Lisa Firestone for her professional insight. Lisa works as the director of Research and Education at The Glendon Association… Continue reading How to Handle Your Critical Inner Voice: An Interview with Psychologist Lisa Firestone

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What’s the Difference Between Making Parenting Mistakes vs. Being Emotionally Abusive? [Video]

A good friend and I were having a discussion about the lack of awareness in society regarding emotional child abuse and reasons to why that might be. My friend commented that one reason may be that many parents have bad days, moments when they have less than stellar parenting, and they say things they regret… Continue reading What’s the Difference Between Making Parenting Mistakes vs. Being Emotionally Abusive? [Video]