Do you find yourself closed off to others and can actively avoid them or any situation that will invoke an emotional response? Emotional detachment refers to one’s inability to connect with another emotionally or avoid doing so. With that, here are some of the most common signs.
Disclaimer: This video is for informative purposes only and is not intended to diagnose or treat any condition. Please reach out to a qualified mental health professional if you are struggling.
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