Fear of Intimacy: Rejection and engulfment
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Most of us grow up fearing both rejection and engulfment, due to our growing-up experiences. But currently, protecting against rejection and engulfment might be causing your relationship problems, or may be the underlying reasons for not being able to find or sustain a loving relationship. Discover how to begin healing these fears.
What do you do in conflict? Do you learn or do you run? Do you use conflict as an opportunity to evolve your soul in love, or do you do all you can to avoid the conflict? We can learn much through adversity. People who have it easy are often not nearly as strong as people who have had to overcome adversity. Today, embrace conflict as a wonderful opportunity to learn.
By Dr. Margaret Paul