Fear of Intimacy: Causes, Getting Help, & Ways To Cope
Choosing Therapy strives to provide our readers with mental health content that is accurate and actionable. We have high standards for what can be cited within our articles. Acceptable sources include government agencies, universities and colleges, scholarly journals, industry and professional associations, and other high-integrity sources of mental health journalism. Learn more by reviewing our full editorial policy.
Deadwiler, A. (2020). Intimacy exists outside of just sex. Here are 4 other kinds. Mind Body Green. Retrieved from https://www.mindbodygreen.com/articles/types-of-intimacy-besides-sex
Greenberg, E. (2020). How schizoid disorders interfere with intimate relationships. Psychology Today. Retrieved from
Romanelli, A. (2020). Differentiation is the crucial relationship skill you need. Psychology Today. Retrieved from
Romanelli, A. (2019). The art of intimacy. Psychology Today. Retrieved from https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/the-other-side-relationships/201910/the-art-intimacy
Schnarch, D. (2009). Passionate Marriage. W. W. Norton & Company.