The Fear of Giving and Receiving Compassion

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Many survivors of complex trauma have great trouble receiving compassion from others. Somehow it feels wrong and a trap to allow someone else to enter their world and show them love and understanding. Many survivors live isolated lives, not wanting to be alone but afraid to reach out.

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Shirley J. Davis

Shirley J. Davis

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I am an author/speaker/grant writer living among the corn and bean fields of Illinois in the U.S.