I'm Not Mad, I Just Hate You!
A New Understanding of Mother-Daughter Conflict
ISBN10: 0140286004 ISBN13: 9780140286007 Contributors: Silver, Michelle; Sandler, Roni Cohen, Ph.D. Publisher: Penguin Group USA Published: Mar 1 2000 Weight: 0.50lbs. Height: 8.00" Width: 5.50" Depth: 0.75" Language: English
For mothers who are reeling from the rockiness of an ever-changing adolescent, or struggling with a relationship that's deteriorating by the day, here is encouragement, reassurance, and great advice. I'm Not Mad, I Just Hate You discusses the social, emotional, cultural, and psychological issues that can lead to mother-daughter conflicts. It offers illuminating and very recognizable case studies, and demonstrates how mother-daughter friction during adolescence can actually empower girls by teaching them invaluable skills. By providing mothers with much-needed encouragement and practical strategies to help their daughters grow into emotionally healthy and capable adults, I'm Not Mad, I Just Hate You can transform the tempestuous teenage years into years of positive, enriching growth.