Fear of rejection can stifle connection

Couples in crisis often find communication difficult and when this happens connection with each other is stifled.  This, of course, makes matters worse rather than better.  One or both of you will withdraw because you are scared of being rejected.  Being fearful is a very strong human emotion which will trigger to stop you doing something stupid.  This works well when standing on a cliff edge - you will back away to keep yourself safe. It isn't helpful in a relationship! Tread carefully or … [Read more...]