Eva Brown, who coined the acronym ’ACMI’ (Adult Children of the Mentally Ill), wrote this book as a supportive and encouraging guide for dealing with the challenging legacy of growing up with a mentally ill parent. Richly peppered with quotes from interviews with ACMIs, My Parent’s Keeper covers issues ranging from being a ’parentified child’ to dealing with unstable aging parents.
Eva Marian Brown, LCSW, is a psychotherapist practicing in Oakland, CA. In her general practice she provides individuals, couples, and group psychotherapy to adults with a broad range of problems. She also specializes in working with adults who grew... Read more