When Parents Cry Author:Joy P. Gage Here, at last is a bold and realistic look at the pain of youth rebellion. — Joy P Gage is a minister's wife who has seen the devastion among parents whose children rebel. She has witnessed the heartache of parents who ask, "Where did we go wrong? Why did it happen to us?" She has watched pain and humiliation consume such parents whose lives seem... more »ed to have totally collapsed.
When Parents Cry is a compassionate look at how to overcome the pain. As the author says, "The book's purpose is to answer only one question: After the parent has done everything possible for this child, what can the parent do for himself? My desire is to help parents - who already feel the burden and the blame - to assess the why and then learn to deal constructively with the situation. I want them to realize that, when they've done all they can, in spite of the pain, there can be life after Johnny."« less