Nine

12 days ago

People-pleasing can be a result of trauma. It’s called ‘fawning’ — here’s how to recognize it.

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When I recently wrote a Twitter thread about my people-pleasing tendencies, I didn’t at all expect for it to go viral. Yet that’s exactly what happened. As I shared my experiences with trauma and people-pleasing, I was hit with an avalanche of emotion.