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Only children as adults 30 Aug 2006
'Spoilt', 'indulged' and 'selfish' are the words often used to describe the behaviour of only children. But is it time for us to start thinking a bit more about the particular challenges facing only children and particularly adult only children?

This weekend, a conference called 'Only Child, A Unique Inheritance', is being held in West Sussex to encourage adult only-children to talk about their experiences. The Director of "Being an Only", Ann Richardson, who has organised the conference, and Baroness Jill Pitkeathley co-author of The Only Child; How to Survive Being One join Jenni to share their experiences of being an only child.

Conference 'Only Child: A Unique Inheritance 2006', 2nd - 3rd September 2006 at Earnley Concourse educational centre near Bracklesham Bay, Chichester, West Sussex. 

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