What is a Family and What It’s Not

Life, Health, Career Coaching

Evelyn Ryan, Yourlifelifter

12400906_10153646045097819_7827403978609735220_nTo put it simply, as related to humans, a family is a group of people who are connected in some way. We have birth families who are connected by genetics. We also have our group of connected friends or neighbors or communities such as Yourlifelifter that are our “families.” We all create and become part of “families” separate from our birth family all the time.

Whichever the case, this I know for sure. The rules of emotional health apply to ALL families and all relationships and moreso:

  • A family of birth is not exempt from these rules because they are genetically related. Invisible genetics do not entitle people to abuse, ignore, neglect, degrade, denigrate, betray, abandon, and crap on others.

Read more how intergenerational abuse is perpetuated here.

  • Our rights and authorities as humans and citizens do not change because we are related by birth. It does not give people a right…

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