Tips On How To Guide An Anxious PartnerAdele Green
It is a myth that women are stronger than men emotionally.
When a client recently asked me to assist with a partner, I realised how important it was to highlight the value of relationship support as well as the role of support. Right from the outset I want to mention the perception that women are normally emotionally stronger than men. But, in relationships that have evolved over time, the stronger partner is not necessarily the woman, but the one that has most developed emotionally.
Here are tips on how to guide an anxious partner
There are some pivotal understandings which will create fresh perspectives to what you already know, and I would love to share them with you, in order to (as always) come to your own realisations.
Discover why we form emotional co-dependencies
The weaker partner becomes dependent on the stronger one’s emotional responses and feed off the strength of the leading partner’s emotions.
How we develop anxiety
Anxiety talks to our ability to control our environment. Without control we rely more on our partners.