We are by no means a dysfunctional family. We care about one another and always try to help each other. My daughter feels hurt, forgotten, and not wanted. Her grades are suffering. I want to help her but sometimes I don't know what to do for her.
You have the chance to help your daughter heal individually and perhaps for you all to heal as a family. Show her love, support, and encouragement and let her know that you will never desert her as she embarks on her courageous journey back to being the girl and the daughter she needs to be.
It's also important for you to get all the support that you need too, from family and friends. Even deep hurts can heal and children who have felt lost in their own family can be found again. Take heart, summon your courage, and let the healing begin.