This Is How Emotional Neglect Affects A Child

Emotional Neglect can happen in an infinite variety of different ways. But no matter how it happens in your household, Emotional Neglect is the silent killer of a child’s spirit.

Althea’s well-meaning parents worked hard and provided their children with all they needed materially.

They took care of everything externally, but they could not give their children what they did not have themselves: emotional awareness, emotional validation, and true emotional nurturance.

 

To learn if you grew up with Childhood Emotional Neglect (CEN) Take The Emotional Neglect Test. It’s free.


Written by Dr. Jonice Webb
This article originally appeared on Dr Jonice Webb.com
Printed with permission

 

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This Is How Emotional Neglect Affects A Child

Dr. Jonice Webb
Dr. Jonice Webb knows that it is possible to recover from Childhood Emotional Neglect (CEN)& trade, and lead a connected and fulfilled life. That's why she is dedicated to shining a light on this powerful but invisible force from childhood. To give people a common language to talk about it, and to offer an explanation to the scores of people who are suffering in silence, wondering what is wrong with them. She is a recognized psychologist expert with over 25 years of experience, and the author of the best-selling books Running on Empty: Overcome Your Childhood Emotional Neglect and  Running On Empty No More: Transform Your Relationships With Your Partner, Your Parents & Your Children
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