Finding my father – with twelve others

Thea Agnethe Eriksen grew up in Norway with her mother. She never met her dad. Over the years, this started to bother her. What was he like? Does she look like him? Do they laugh at the same jokes? She decided to find out more about him, and herself, by attending a Family Constellation session. Text by Thea Agnethe Eriksen “I think we can continue with … Continue reading Finding my father – with twelve others

Families in the blender 

A mom, a dad, and their children; but the term ‘family’ isn’t that simple anymore. Divorces and new relationships bring new family structures. Right now, two out of three blended families split within five years in the Netherlands. Specialized organizations like Stiefgoed found a model to help those new families survive.  Text by Astrid Vlaeminck Anne van Gemst (24) saw how her family split up … Continue reading Families in the blender