Jackson grew up with a mother who completely emotionally abandoned herself. When she was upset, she would get a long-suffering look on her face, her eyes would fill with tears and she would slowly leave the room with her head down. Jackson, being a highly sensitive child, felt his mother's pull on him to ...
We read many things about what love is and what it isn't to help us understand love. But love is not something we can understand from our mind. Until we experience it, we don't actually know what it is or how to experience it in our lives.
Is it love when a parent allows a baby to cry and cry, to get ...
Do you find yourself choosing a similar wrong partner over and over? One of my clients, Laura, certainly does. She recently asked me:
"I grew up in an abusive and dysfunctional family; how can I stop my pattern of choosing destructive and Read More
Do you find that you take loving care of yourself when you are alone, but that you lose yourself with someone you are attracted to, or around someone you want to connect
This is a common issue.
All of us have some characteristics and behaviors that fall into the category of narcissism. Narcissism is on a continuum from mild, occasional, and subtle to the more ubiquitous, obvious or extreme behaviors of a Narcissistic Personality Disorder. Since narcissism is likely a part of everyone's ego Read More