5 signs of a dysfunctional family

As Tolstoy said, “All happy families resemble one another, but each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way”. To a large part of us as Indians, the concept of a happy family, is what we all grew up watching in a Sooraj Barjatiya film but obviously that fabric and its weaves are changing with times and the Pardah on that Perfect Hum Saath Saath Hain family was ripped apart when we saw Zoya Akhtar’s Dil Dhadakne Do where parents are clueless about what happens in their children’s lives. We realised that a perfect family is an illusion. The truth is that dysfunctional families are a reality that we can’t escape. Mansi Zaveri, Parenting expert, founder, Kidsstoppress rolls 5 tell-tale signs that say you’re a part of a dysfunctional family: