- Maleficent going outside of her comfort zone to try and make a good impression
It’s amazing what parents will do in order to make their child happy. Despite Maleficent not wanting to eat dinner at the castle and feeling uncomfortable, she tries her best to be friendly and engage with the king and queen because of her love of Aurora. Aurora is able to recognize this and appears to appreciate the effort, despite how poorly the situation ended up being handled. Sometimes as parents…
ABOUT THE REVIEWER, PATTIE MOORE:
Pattie lives in Tampa, FL, and she spends most of her time working with adoptive and foster families through case management, psychiatry services, and therapy services. Pattie received her bachelor’s in psychology from Saint Leo University and her master’s in Marriage and Family Therapy from Argosy University. Pattie has been certified as an adoption competent provider through Rutgers University. Pattie has also participated in the Infant Mental Health certification program through University of South Florida, and is currently working on her CPP (child parent psychotherapy) certification. Pattie is also a current Guardian Ad Litem for Hillsborough County that specializes in working with teen girls in human trafficking. When Pattie isn’t working, you can find her at Universal and Disney with her husband and friends.
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