04-18-2022 08:46 PM
04-18-2022 10:52 PM
04-19-2022 01:35 PM
Hey, @Names I hope it's okay that I chime in on your post.
Thank you for being so honest about how you're feeling at the moment. As I read your post, it struck me how stressful it must be for you to feel triggered by your daughter and being pregnant.
It sounds like you could use some support to help you respond to your daughter's questions and behaviour. I'm conscious that our content and resources might not be as helpful as other services as some others due to our age bracket (12-18 years).
So, I thought I'd share some services and content that might suit you better:
Let us know how you go and if you have any questions at all!
04-19-2022 02:22 PM
04-19-2022 04:14 PM
Hi @Names, it's so good to hear you had a long chat last night, and it sounds like you had an impact. The apology letter is sweet and testimony to what an open conversation can achieve. I hope the two of you continue to have good chats like this!
I'm sorry to hear that you went through DV with your daughter's father. I can understand why you'd be hyper-aware of your daughter's characteristics after an experience like that. DV is a terrible thing for a family to go through, so it's great to hear that you have regular support from a psychologist. Do you find chatting about your daughter and triggers helpful?
You might be aware of some of these services, but I thought I'd share them with you just in case:
I hope that helps and please let us know if there's anything we can do to support you right now!
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