A Story of How One Therapist Changed Her Mind About Keeping Secrets
By Evan Imber-Black - Decades ago, a family walked into one therapist's office and utterly destroyed her beliefs about keeping secrets.
The Systematic Impact of Family Secrets
When I was trained as a family therapist in the early 1970s, nobody taught me much about secrets, beyond a handful of caveats. But secrets can grow like weeds through the generations, sending unexpected tendrils into every corner of a family's life. They shape not only relationships, but inner lives.