Start Dating fear being hurt

Dating fear being hurt

D., psychology expert on relationships, in her Huffington article, "5 Strategies for Dealing With Your Partner's Fear of Intimacy." Keep in mind that it is good for your man to hear that he has your support, so say it often and with sincerity -- even if he questions it.

Offer your full support and, if needed, seek professional help together.

They fear being 'trapped' and losing, as they see it, their freedom.

Fear of commitment might range from a little uncertainty about your relationship to an absolute terror of 'settling down'.

Notice that the feeling is happening and remind yourself that even though it isn’t pleasant, it actually won’t kill you.