Family culture is the shared meaning and expectations for behavior that emerge with the experience of being a member of a family. This can include the norms and shared experiences of a family who live together and extended or remote family that live apart. Family culture can also extend across many generations such that it is handed down from the past as heritage. The following are illustrative examples of family culture.
Communication / Lack of Communication
Emotional Tone (e.g. loving)
Family Heirlooms / Artifacts
Family History / Heritage
Food / Family Recipes
Games / Play
Inclusion & Belonging
Knowledge (e.g. Family Cookbooks)
Rites of Passage (e.g. Birthdays)
Values / Morals
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