25 year old Anisha was going through a tough time in her life. She felt that her family was incomplete without her mother and she could not confide in her father regarding what she felt or the challenges she faced. Her adolescent years were rife with disagreements, fights and misunderstandings as she couldn’t talk to him about the teenage issues that she experienced. She felt that only a mother could understand all those struggles and provide guidance, affection and assurance that she needed at that time.
She felt shocked and embarrassed when she found out that he was dating another woman. She was not able to accept it and couldn’t share it with her friends or her social circle out of fear of ridicule.She couldn’t make sense of how to feel about this new development. She was upset that her father was trying to replace her mother.
How Counselor Sonia helped her gain perspective
How Anisha felt better
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