Tag: neglectful mother

Trauma bonding

Trauma bonding is the reason people choose abusive partners time and time again. Trauma bonding is also known as Stockholm syndrome, something that is mentioned a lot when someone has been abducted. Trauma bonding is something that starts in a person’s childhood, if they…

Mother’s Day when you had an abusive mother

Practicing self-compassion when you didn’t have a nurturing mother is very important. To not feel like celebrating your mother on Mother’s day is completely understandable when she was abusive, overly critical, neglectful & selfish. The same goes for Father’s day or any other major…