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Bad Childhood

Call of the Day Podcast: I'm Still Angry With My Dad
By Dr. Laura on October 19, 2021

Tabitha was placed into foster care after her father ruined her childhood by leaving her mother.    Dr. Laura: "You are an amazing woman; you came from hell and built heaven."

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Call of the Day Podcast: My Dad Has Anger Issues
By Dr. Laura on October 17, 2021

19-year-old Kassidy has a bad dad and doesn't know what to do about their lack of a relationship.   Dr. Laura: "Find a good replacement for what isn't good in your life."

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Call of the Day Podcast: My Dad Never Wanted Me
By Dr. Laura on September 19, 2021

Elizabeth's father hasn't been supportive, involved or loving, and she feels pretty bad about herself as a result.   Dr. Laura: "You cannot count on selfish people to behave in lovable...

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Call of the Day Podcast: I'm Devastated By My Family's Lack of Support
By Dr. Laura on September 16, 2021

Marcy sent a group text to her siblings about the physical abuse she endured as a child, and many of her family members are mad at her now.   Dr. Laura: "Don't fret over people who are...

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Call of the Day Podcast: Should I Salvage My Relationship with My Mom?
By Dr. Laura on August 21, 2021

Jack's mother has done a number of terrible things to him, but he's still hoping there is some way to have a relationship.   Dr. Laura: "Acknowledge what you don't have and put effort into...

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Call of the Day Podcast: Is it Time to Cut My Parents Loose?
By Dr. Laura on August 2, 2021

Steven's tumultuous childhood and bad parents are still impacting his life in a negative way.   Dr. Laura: "Holding on to hope can hurt more than rejection."

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Call of the Day Podcast: I Haven't Been β€œReal” With My Dad
By Dr. Laura on July 11, 2021

15-year-old Beth needs help telling her father how she really feels about her parents' divorce and her dad shacking up with his girlfriend.   Dr. Laura: "You'll be disappointed throughout...

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Call of the Day Podcast: I Don't Like Myself
By Dr. Laura on June 11, 2021

Monica is trying to get her life on the right path, but her negative relationship with her mom continues to bring her down.   Dr. Laura: "Respecting yourself is more important than liking...

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Email of the Day: I Didn’t Understand What A Good Relationship Was
By Dr. Laura on April 26, 2021

I came from a home where I had very poor role models as a young woman. My mother and father divorced when I was ten, and my mother immediately started dating…a lot. She introduced me to...

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