Intimacy Articles

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Intimacy is a closeness and profound connection with another human. Although some people associate it with sexual interactions, intimacy can also be platonic or romantic. Intimacy is often based on love, affection, and a sense of safety. Some people may struggle to be intimate or close with another person if they have difficulty with attachment or life experiences, causing fear of connection. 

 

This category page shares articles about intimacy, connection, and relationships. Within these articles, you can learn how intimacy functions, how to connect more profoundly with others, and where to find support if you have intimacy challenges. 

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