Are You An Estranged Sibling and Want to Change That?

NPR sibling story find-support-and-friendship-in-each-other. In the story two siblings are estranged from a difficult childhood and come back together.

Did you plan NOT spend Thanksgiving with your sibling & wonder why ? Find out if you are a “listless” sibling – don’t see your sibling very much- or at all -and don’t know why.

Discover how you might find absolution and stop blaming

Listless siblings silent but deadly. They don’t see each other often- sometimes for years and are not sure why. That can create a rasping grind between brothers and sisters, hard to verbalize yet churning inside each sibling’s gut.

As young adults, brothers and sisters may see each other on isolated social occasions, yet grudges can make them more enemies than friends. The wall built between estranged siblings may be plastered with old slights and injuries.

Find out what kind of sibling you are and if you are a listless sibling – on my Mom Loves You Best You Tube series
Make holiday hell into a path towards redemption.


About momlovesyoubest

Cathy Cress holds an MSW in Aging from U.C. Berkeley. Her new book Mom Loves You Best, Forgiving and Forging Sibling Relationships , New Horizon Press, was published October 2010. Cress’s book , Handbook of Geriatric Care Management, Jones and Bartlett, is the bible of geriatric care management and is out out in a third edition in February 2011 .Her book Care Managers, Working With the Aging Family, Jones and Bartlett,2008 is one of the few major books on the aging family. Ms. Cress is the founder of GCM Consult ,working with small and national who want to add or launch GCM businesses. She is on the faculty at the University of Florida in their on line master’s in geriatric care management -GCM . She has taught geriatric care management at San Francisco State University , UC Berkeley and teaches at Cabrillo College and San Mateo College. She was founder and director of Cresscare, a GCM business, for 25 years.
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