Stories from the front line: surviving alienation – D’s Story.

By believing passionately in something that still does not exist, we create it.  Franz Kafka  Today a wonderful thing happened. I had taken my two boys 10 and 12 to a local pitch and putt with two of the eldest boy’s friends. We had a picnic and later they played tag around the play area.Continue reading “Stories from the front line: surviving alienation – D’s Story.”

Reuniting with your alienated child – a spring message of hope

This week has been something of a milestone in my work with alienated children and their parents and, whilst it has been a somewhat exhausting week, I wanted to pick up my pen and write a few lines of hope for all parents coping with living apart from their children. My working week began withContinue reading “Reuniting with your alienated child – a spring message of hope”

Rediscovering the Lost Ones; Transgenerational Haunting and Alienation

Truly the universe is full of ghosts, not sheeted churchyard spectres, but the inextinguishable and immortal elements of life, which, having once been, can never die, though they blend and change and change again for ever. –H. Rider Haggard, King Solomon’s Mines This week I have been concentrating on thinking about the area of my workContinue reading “Rediscovering the Lost Ones; Transgenerational Haunting and Alienation”