Family Stories Bind Us Together
Do you feel your family is cohesive or falling apart? Sometimes the grind of the "real world" makes it difficult to keep your family feeling close. Have you ever thought about the possibility of sharing your family stories to create unity and bind family ties?
“(In our study) Once again,” Dr. Duke said, “the ones (children) who knew more about their families proved to be more resilient, meaning they could moderate the effects of stress.”
Why were they more resilient? “The answers have to do with a child’s sense of being part of a larger family,” Dr. Duke said.