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The Seasons of Family Life<br />
Definition<br />Generation<br />all the people that are living at the same time and that are close to the same age<br />
Generations of Your Life<br />Some people will change families in their lifetime<br />tragedy / death<br />separation / di...
Your first Family<br />the family who raised you, to whom you were connected by.<br />birth<br />adoption<br />mutual cons...
Your second Family / Families<br />the family you create, which begins with one or more intimate relationships consisting ...
The Roles you Play<br />What roles / relationships are the main ones we play in our families over the period of our lives?...
Your Family Future<br />It is important to remember:<br />our past family lives can affect our future ones<br />Family of ...
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April 20 the seasons of family life

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April 20 the seasons of family life

  1. 1. The Seasons of Family Life<br />
  2. 2. Definition<br />Generation<br />all the people that are living at the same time and that are close to the same age<br />
  3. 3. Generations of Your Life<br />Some people will change families in their lifetime<br />tragedy / death<br />separation / divorce<br />marriage / common law “agreement”<br />This may happen many times, or not, depending on the person<br />Most people will have at least two significant generations of family in their life<br />
  4. 4. Your first Family<br />the family who raised you, to whom you were connected by.<br />birth<br />adoption<br />mutual consent<br />this family is called your Family of Origin<br />
  5. 5. Your second Family / Families<br />the family you create, which begins with one or more intimate relationships consisting of<br />marriage<br />common-law agreement<br />mutual consent<br />this family is called your Family of Choice<br />if you choose to have children in your family, you create a Family of Procreation<br />
  6. 6. The Roles you Play<br />What roles / relationships are the main ones we play in our families over the period of our lives?<br />
  7. 7. Your Family Future<br />It is important to remember:<br />our past family lives can affect our future ones<br />Family of origin was our first environment<br />it is natural to compare future life experiences with your first ones<br />good memories -> high standards<br />bad memories -> future worries<br />Past DOES NOT MANDATE the future<br />you choose you own life<br />

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