Understanding Your Family of Origin free PDF booklet

The family we grew up in – our family of origin – has an undeniable impact on our lives. It can affect how we see ourselves, how we see the world, how we interact with others, and our expectations of marriage and parenting.


In this free 12-page PDF booklet, you’ll find advice to help you begin to unpack how your family of origin has affected you, how you can make positive changes in your marriage and parenting, and how you can find freedom from unhealthy patterns like codependency and addiction.

Focus on the Family Canada exists to equip families with practical advice grounded in biblical truth so they can thrive as God intended. But for many of us – whether we realize it or not – our family of origin continues to impact us today, and it can be difficult to know how to create a family that thrives when we’re repeating unhealthy patterns of the past. This free PDF is designed to help you do just that!

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