For All The Mothers
As it is Mothering Sunday, I thought it might be nice to focus on the positivity of motherhood. In my line of work as a psychotherapist when I hear about mothers it is usually in a negative way. Clients who have had dysfunctional relationships with their mothers or familial issues which centre around the mother.
It is easy and indeed cliche to say that all our problems can be attributed to our parents in some way or other. In some cases this may hold some truth. However, more often than not our mothers do the best they can when it come to our development. Mothering Sunday is a day to celebrate all the positive aspects of motherhood. It is important to remember that there is no manual or one true way to raise children.
Our mothers are more often than not, flying in the dark. They are motivated to raise well adjusted children. Today is the day of the year when we take the time to show our love and appreciation to our mothers. So, take some time out today to treat your mother. Even if it’s only a phone call. It is good for her and your wellbeing.