Mind Control and the Adult Child | Pt. 2

Mind Control and the Adult Child | Pt. 2 Women raised within authoritarian homeschooling, Quiverfull, or fundamentalist Christian families know that our parents had good, godly intentions for their choice of lifestyle. Nevertheless, as we often discuss at Quivering Daughters, many of us grew up experiencing depression, thoughts of suicide, fear, shame, and other serious […]

Mind Control and the Adult Child | Pt. 2

Mind Control and the Adult Child | Pt. 2 Women raised within authoritarian homeschooling, Quiverfull, or fundamentalist Christian families know that our parents had good, godly intentions for their choice of lifestyle. Nevertheless, as we often discuss at Quivering Daughters, many of us grew up experiencing depression, thoughts of suicide, fear, shame, and other serious […]

Mind Control and the Adult Child | Pt. 1

Mind Control and the Adult Child | Pt. 1 “In their zeal for producing godly offspring, many well-meaning parents insert themselves in their adult children’s lives in ways that are deeply inappropriate and hinder them from growth and maturity. Addressing the effects of this does not mean they are inherently bad parents or that we […]

Mind Control and the Adult Child | Pt. 4

Mind Control and the Adult Child | Pt. 4 In the context of being an adult child who experienced mind control throughout their upbringing or who still experiences it within adulthood, it’s essential to understand how it works and why it’s unhealthy. In this series we are discussing Steve Hassan’s BITE model of mind control […]

Mind Control and the Adult Child | Pt. 4

Mind Control and the Adult Child | Pt. 4 In the context of being an adult child who experienced mind control throughout their upbringing or who still experiences it within adulthood, it’s essential to understand how it works and why it’s unhealthy. In this series we are discussing Steve Hassan’s BITE model of mind control […]

Mind Control and the Adult Child | Pt. 3

Mind Control and the Adult Child | Pt. 3 Continuing my series on Mind Control and the Adult Child, and our discussion of Hassan’s BITE model…“B” here. dult children from deeply conservative, homeschooling families are probably familiar with the degree of “child sheltering” often taught at conferences, in homeschool groups, and shared among like-minded families. […]

Mind Control and the Adult Child | Pt. 1

Mind Control and the Adult Child | Pt. 1 “In their zeal for producing godly offspring, many well-meaning parents insert themselves in their adult children’s lives in ways that are deeply inappropriate and hinder them from growth and maturity. Addressing the effects of this does not mean they are inherently bad parents or that we […]

Mind Control and the Adult Child | Pt. 4

Mind Control and the Adult Child | Pt. 4 In the context of being an adult child who experienced mind control throughout their upbringing or who still experiences it within adulthood, it’s essential to understand how it works and why it’s unhealthy. In this series we are discussing Steve Hassan’s BITE model of mind control […]

Mind Control and the Adult Child | Pt. 3

Mind Control and the Adult Child | Pt. 3 Continuing my series on Mind Control and the Adult Child, and our discussion of Hassan’s BITE model…“B” here. dult children from deeply conservative, homeschooling families are probably familiar with the degree of “child sheltering” often taught at conferences, in homeschool groups, and shared among like-minded families. […]

Mind Control and the Adult Child | Pt. 3

Mind Control and the Adult Child | Pt. 3 Continuing my series on Mind Control and the Adult Child, and our discussion of Hassan’s BITE model…“B” here. dult children from deeply conservative, homeschooling families are probably familiar with the degree of “child sheltering” often taught at conferences, in homeschool groups, and shared among like-minded families. […]