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What is an enmeshed family? A woman becoming independent.

What is an Enmeshed Family?

What is an Enmeshed Family? Enmeshment is a complex family dynamic that transcends mere closeness, characterized by a lack of boundaries and blurred lines between family members’ identities. Salvador Minuchin,…

Two people holding hands across a table. What is the difference between empathy and sympathy?

What is the Difference Between Empathy and Sympathy?

In a world filled with internet advice and quick solutions, the skills of empathetic listening are often under appreciated. This article explores the profound difference between being empathetic and sympathetic…

A therapist and client having a discussion, exemplifying EMDR.

Could EMDR Help Me?

What is EMDR? Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) is a type of therapy meant to access memories where they are stored in the brain and body. In short, it…