CHILDHOOD EMOTIONAL NEGLECT IS WHAT YOU DIDN’T HAVE DONE FOR YOU.

Category: CHILDHOOD EMOTIONAL NEGLECT

What happens to children when their parent is a narcissist?

What happens to children when their parent is a narcissist?

My parent is a narcissist.  How does that hurt a child? You may be a person co-parenting with a narcissistic ex. Someone raised by a narcissistic parent or in a relationship with a narcissist.   Let’s provide some education and awareness about how this disorder hurts children.   Narcissistic Personality Disorder […]

It’s like I have no emotions.

It’s like I have no emotions.

It’s like I have no emotions. I’m numb a lot of the time. Something is missing in me. I have no idea how I feel about anything. Sometimes my chest feels hollow. I feel empty inside. What might seem like five unrelated statements is actually […]

Being Raised By A Narcissist Can Make You Feel Like You’ve Been Neglected Your Whole Life

Being Raised By A Narcissist Can Make You Feel Like You’ve Been Neglected Your Whole Life

Being Raised By A Narcissist Can Make You Feel You’ve Been Neglected Your Whole Life.   Narcissism is when someone has a huge focus on your their own wants, needs, happiness and feelings. To the point where, other people’s wants, needs, happiness, and feelings don’t […]

Dr Jonice Webb’s Top 10 Articles About Childhood Emotional Neglect

Dr Jonice Webb’s Top 10 Articles About Childhood Emotional Neglect

By Jonice Webb PhD     Childhood Emotional Neglect (which I call CEN for short) is easy to overlook. When a parent fails to respond enough to the feelings of the child, this is something that few will see or notice; least likely of all, the […]

How Does Emotional Neglect Affect A Child?

How Does Emotional Neglect Affect A Child?

Childhood Emotional Neglect (CEN) happens when the parent fails to respond enough to the child’s emotional needs. The truth is that parents fail to notice their children’s emotions in every family in every household in the world every single day. And that is A-Okay. No parent can, […]

Even well-meaning parents might be neglecting their children like this.

Even well-meaning parents might be neglecting their children like this.

To begin, meet Edward and Libby. Edward the Child: Edward grew up in an abusive family. His alcoholic mother was mean, angry and physically abusive or threatening half the time, and ignored him the rest. Edward’s father loved his children. He worked 70 hours-a-week to support […]

Which Type Of Emotionally Neglectful Parents Raised You? 17 Signs to Look For

Which Type Of Emotionally Neglectful Parents Raised You? 17 Signs to Look For

What kind of parents fail to notice their child’s feelings? Since this type of parental failure (Childhood Emotional Neglect or CEN) causes significant harm to the child, people naturally assume that emotionally neglectful parents must also be abusive or mean in some way. And it […]

What is Childhood Emotional Neglect?

What is Childhood Emotional Neglect?

  What is Childhood Emotional Neglect?   “Shouldn’t I be happier and more fulfilled?” “My life lacks meaning.” “Sometimes it’s like I’m on the outside, looking in at others who are really living.” “Why do I struggle so much with self-discipline?” “What is wrong with […]