Who do you find emotionally threatening and why?
A person is emotionally threatening if you feel nervous around them. This means that somehow the person could cause you to have negative emotions.
We don’t like being around people like this and it makes us feel less safe. Who is emotionally threatening to you? Who do you think is emotionally threatening to your child? Who emotionally threatens your partner?
Understanding the concept of emotional safety and emotional threat will help you build deep bonds with your child and improve their long-term well-being.