Growth Psychology, Spanking, trauma

Physical Discipline Leads To Trauma: My Personal Story of Abuse

The debate about whether or not physical discipline is appropriate or abusive is always hot. Some people swear by spanking as their main method of teaching their children respect, and the way they themselves learned to be appropriately, even while studies now show that it ultimately impedes brain development, leads to  behavioral problems, substance abuse, and long… Read More Physical Discipline Leads To Trauma: My Personal Story of Abuse

Advice, Attitude, Growth Psychology, Personal Growth

The Consequences of Building Emotional Walls: My Personal Experience

When you build walls to protect yourself from getting hurt, you not only prevent the pain from getting in, but you’re also locking out all the love, the affection, and the care that you so badly crave. I learned that the hard way.  WHY BUILD WALLS? As an introverted kid, I was often more involved in my personal… Read More The Consequences of Building Emotional Walls: My Personal Experience