reply to post by watchitburn
I suppose that empathy for the terminally neglected, derided, neglected, unloved, abused, disowned, etc. is greatly in short supply.
ATTACHMENT DISORDER IS NOT A FUN THING. IT DOES NOT PREPARE CHILDREN TO BE WHOLE FUNCTIONING ADULTS.
Blaming the victims doesn't help.
BO X ATS ATTACHMENT DISORDER THREAD LINK:
I agree that things are tough all around.
I agree that teens and everyone else will have to COWBOY-UP in increasingly big and tough ways in the face of unprecedented evil and traumas.
Nevertheless, we all have our limits.
If you haven't faced the limits cutters have, praise God.
This era, The Book declares, is the era when men's hearts will fail out of sheer fear about what's going on in life & the world around them.
If you haven't faced such fear or such despair or such isolation or such worthlessness . . . praise God.
However, in my experience, a great lack of empathy is also a type of symptom of significant ATTACHMENT DISORDER.
CUTTING, burning etc. are particularly pernicious, demonized afflictions of the psyche, the emotions, the heart, the spirit and the body . . . and of
relationships gone wrong at a very early age and likely for decades thereafter.
One of my friends . . . known to some hereon . . .
I'll stop there.
You just never know . . . easily anyway . . . just who is afflicted by such. It tends to be a hidden and horrendous type of self-abuse.
One cutter I know isn't satisfied until they have bled out significant amounts of blood.
That's NOT to be scoffed at or minimized.
Life is precious . . . worthy of support and enhancement . . .
. . . regardless of how tortured and mangled.
. . . regardless of the genocidal globalists eager to terminate 6.8 billion people.
I wonder . . . if one of your children or grandchildren were discovered to be seriously and repeatedly cutting . . . would you provide THEM an array