PAIN OF DYSFUNCTIONAL CHILDHOOD CAN LAST INTO ADULTHOOD Mar 26, 2019 FOCUS ON THE FAMILY How can I overcome the bitterness I have about the way my parents treated me growing up? After all these years, I continue to struggle with negative feelings about my mother and father. I remember only their harsh criticism, dysfunctional parenting and unloving attitude. I especially don’t ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!