Love and connection seem complicated and mysterious.
With it, humans thrive. Without it – not so much.
Relationship distress is a little known and unacknowledged public health issue in the United States. As a culture, we don’t think of depression, anxiety and other health issues that way.
The good news is – relationship disconnect or insecure attachment – is rapidly becoming THE issue of the 21st century.
While a definitive answer to connection eludes us, last week, after years of research and collaboration, a groundbreaking study was released. It showed, for the first time, how the brain sees and responds to threat.