"So," he looked at me skeptically, "you've been talking about normalizing relationships with crazy - oops, I mean dysfunctional, family members…"
"I'm clueless," he continued.
"Are you talking about pretending they are normal and ignoring their stuff?"
"Isn't that pretty…well… dysfunctional?"
What do ya say?
Do you know a healthy way to do this?
Care to share?