Her work has been published on various websites, including Walden University's Think Up.
They often wonder if it is serious because you cannot see it, like bruises or broken bones.
She is currently a supervisor with a social service agency that works with families to prevent child abuse and neglect.
She obtained a Bachelor of Science in business from Indiana University.
It's just an instinctual way of protecting ourselves from further harm. If you tell us you love us and we look at you weird, it's not that the feeling isn't mutual; rather, we're still a bit unclear as to what about us might be appealing or lovable to someone else. We're hesitant about getting to know the people in your life.
When you start to get to know the friends and family of the person you're in a relationship with, it means things are getting serious.