it will never happen to me Author:claudia black It Will Never Happen to Me is a line spoken by all who have been raised in a family where one or both of the parents have a problem with alcohol. Most children from these homes get through their adolescence looking good and they appear to survive all the problems and hardships of life in an alcoholic family. They abide by the LAWS-- Don't Talk... more », Don't Trust, Don't Feel!
Survival techniques practiced as children and adolescents cause problems in adulthood. Depression, inability to maintin intimate relationships, maryying alcoholics and becoming alcoholc are a few of the results. This book shares some of the experiences of children of alcholoics, explains the proecess of what happens and what can be done to both prevent and handle these problems, identifying roles, problems children have within the home, family violence and information about where to turn for helpd, are but a few of the areas covered in this enlightening and helpful book.
Ms. Black has extensive therapy experience in working with families, adolescents, and alcoholics. Claudia is the author of My Dad Loves Me, My Dad Has A Disease, a workbook for yound children raised in alcoholic families and Children of Denial.« less