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Hijackal parents are difficult people, disturbed people

5 Sad, Underlying Beliefs You May Have If You Were Raised By A Difficult Parent

If you were raised by a Hijackal®* parent, deep down, you know you’re not fine. You say you are, but you’re not. Maybe, you can’t even put your finger on how you know you’re not. I want to help with that. You may not have all five of these deep-down beliefs about yourself, but I…

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those red flags I didn't see

Those Red Flags! Why Didn’t I See Them Sooner?

Hindsight is excellent. You know that. One of the hardest things to see when you’re falling in love is those red flags. You want to fall in love. It’s wonderful. It’s magical. Nothing should get in its way. Not even a Hijackal™*! Those red flags may not have been waving wildly, just quietly and occasionally.…

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Hi, I’m Dr. Rhoberta Shaler, host of podcasts, Emotional Savvy: The Relationship Help Show, and Save Your Sanity: Help for Handling Hijackals®. I want you to have the opportunity to ask your relationship question about dealing with difficult people…and get practical answers, too. If you have a partner, ex, parent, child, boss, friend, or co-worker Read More > >

Relationship Help Network

Subscribe to my podcasts! Listen here or on your favorite app: Get answers and insights to many surprisingly common relationship issues that often cause you to feel incredibly alone and mistreated. I tackle all sorts of different topics, including how to improve your relationship with yourself, so you can be a better partner.  There are Read More > >

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Right now, my relationship feels: Click the box that most closely describes your relationship. You need answers to your relationship questions, and solutions to your relationship issues. In your relationship, things may feel rocky, distant, broken, or even, hopeless, right now. Don’t give up! Lots of people need help with their relationship. Relationships are not easy! Read More > >