What is Botkin Syndrome?
Enmeshment / Covert Incest
Origins of Botkin Syndrome
Hope and Healing
Saturday, August 9, 2008
Six Steps of Forgiveness
Christians weighing in on Botkin Syndrome:
"Forgiving Our Parents, Forgiving Ourselves"
Drs. Stoop and Masteller.
From page 179:
The Six Steps of Forgiveness
1. Recognize the injury.
2. Identify the emotions involved.
3. Express your hurt and anger.
4. Set boundaries to protect yourself.
5. Cancel the debt.
6. Consider the possibility of reconciliation.
Dr. David Stoop & Dr. James Masteller's
"Forgiving Our Parents, Forgiving Ourselves:
Healing Adult Children of Dysfunctional Families"
Regal/Gospel Light, 1996 (Servant, 1991)
*book author: Stoop