When a child experiences neglect, anxiety, or danger repeatedly in a close relationship, that child often grows up with a sense that they are not okay. Psychology has a name for the longterm, consistent type of trauma that leaves a person feeling insecure, overwhelmed, and unsafe in the world: complex post-traumatic stress disorder, or CPTSD…. Read more »Learn More
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There is a misconception in our culture concerning the reason why intimate relationships deteriorate and end.
The Latest A Powerful Way To Stop Projecting Onto Your Partner Most of the time, when I write about couples,…
There are typically many questions running through our minds when starting a relationship.
What is Fear of Intimacy?
In the wake of the Newtown, Connecticut massacre, we take pause and try to make sense of a senseless act.