Chapter 10

Your Most Important Relationship

1. Melinda Beck, “Helping Kids Beat Depression . . . by Treating Mom,” Wall Street Journal, online ed., May 17, 2011,

2. Brené Brown, The Gifts of Imperfection (Center City, MN: Hazelden, 2010).

3. James Baraz and Shoshana Alexander, Awakening Joy: 10 Steps That Will Put You on the Road to Real Happiness (New York: Bantam Books, 2010).

4. Kisha M. Haye, Susan M. Swearer, Kelly Brey Love, and Rhonda K. Turner, “Reexamining Locus of Control and Aggression along the Bully/Victim Continuum” (research presented at the American Psychological Association, Toronto, Canada, 2003).

5. Thanks to Dr. Kristin Roush for sharing her wisdom and insights,

6. Society for Prevention Research, “Girls Who Are Bullied Are at Risk for Substance Use Through Depression,” ScienceDaily, January 19, 2011,

7. National Association for Children of Alcoholics, “Children of Alcoholics: Important Facts,”

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