Tag Archives: Intimacy

Can a Narcissist Love Others? | Love Bombing & Triangular Theory of Love

This video answers the questions: Can a narcissist love somebody romantically or non-romantically? Can a narcissist truly love themselves? What is love bombing? What is the triangulation theory of love? Madey, S. F., & Rodgers, L. (2009). The effect of attachment and Sternberg’s Triangular Theory of Love on relationship satisfaction. Individual Differences Research, 7(2), 76–84.… Read More »

Past Reflected in PTSD – Trauma happens when we are ALONE with TOO MUCH.

“Trauma Survivors have symptoms instead of memories” Addictions, Anxiety, Depression, Insomnia, Overwhelm, Chronic Pain, Chronic Illness etc. etc. are all rooted in trauma. There is nothing wrong with YOU – these are simply symptoms of trauma. Trauma occurs when we are ALONE with TOO MUCH. Resolution can come through being TOGETHER with JUST ENOUGH. But… Read More »

The SexBecause Show Ep. 02: PTSD, Sex, and Popping Molly's

Sex and Relationship psychotherapists, Charlie and Arienne discuss how PTSD can affect your sexual enjoyment, arousal network, and relationships, as well promising current clinical trials using MDMA to treat PTSD. Intimacy and anxiety cannot co-exist and anyone living with PTSD also live with constant anxiety. We discuss this new treatment approach being shown to help… Read More »

EMPATH THOUGHTS |BLACK LOVE Relationships Ancestral Intimacy |Mental Health |Bipolar Depression PTSD

♡Greetings Powerful Beings, my intentions are Learning, Healing & Sharing via the Guiding Principles of Dagara Cosmology of Burkina Faso & Tamale, Ghana. ♡I am here to commune with those that are Spiritually called to Remember Tradition: Being As You Know with Nature, Spirit & Ancestors as their Guide (EcoTherapy & EcoPsychology). +My experience is… Read More »

The Brutal Ways PTSD Impacts Relationships

Psychotherapists, Charlie and Arienne of SexBecause.com briefly examine the toll PTSD can take on relationships and the fact that Sex and Intimacy can seem difficult for the survivor. If you or someone you know struggles with PTSD, take a look at this video to gain insight into why the one thing that heals us the… Read More »

CPTSD and Intimacy: What Happens When We Rush In

One reason people with Childhood PTSD (or Complex PTSD) so often have a hard time in relationships is  “DWD” — Dating While Dysregulated. In this video I talk casual sex and how it can SEEM like it’s going to help us get re-regulated, but in the long term, it doesn’t always go that way. I’ll… Read More »