Sibling rivalry doesn't necessarily end when adulthood begins. The website Forever Families explains that sibling disagreements often translate into similar problems as adults. Arguments that sisters shared as children can escalate to a point where neither sister speaks to the other as adults. Despite the.
Sibling rivalry traces its roots back to early childhood when siblings compete with each other for their parents' love and attention. Although it is common to feel threatened by this competition in childhood, it often continues unresolved into adulthood, according to Elizabeth Bernstein, author of ".
Sisters are the traditional kin keepers in our society and have a real commitment to keeping the relationship going. the then 27-year-olds detailed a childhood flail of fighting and nasty.
Jul 07, 2008 · Adult Sibling Rivalry. Meet two sets of sisters who can't let go of the jealousy and bitterness that have been brewing since childhood. Deep-Rooted Rivalry. Jodi says what started as an argument with her sister, Shannon, over a pair of pants has turned into a spiteful, wicked war. I'm Fighting With Everyone! Have A Story Dr. Phil Won't Author: Dr. Phil Staff.