3:47 minutes

When parents are physically present — but emotionally absent, this is emotional abandonment. Neglect.

What are the consequences of intense childhood loss?
Feeling unsafe, fearful and alone.

What do we feel from emotional abandonment?

  • social alienation
  • guilt
  • anxiety
  • clinginess
  • insomnia
  • nightmares
  • eating disorders
  • anger issues
  • depression
  • substance abuse
  • traumatic reenactment in relationships