Intimacy doesn’t just happen. It has to be nurtured. Especially if intimacy was painful as a child. Here are practical steps for those who are rebuilding.
Once intimacy is destroyed, we learn how to walk with professionalism. It serves us adequately for a while. But we as humans were made for intimacy. And when an opportunity comes along for safe intimacy, we often fail to step into it because we have not deliberately taken the steps to grow out of distrust into intimacy again.
Here are tools.