Within the last week, I have received a number of messages asking how to overcome trust issues. I thought I would post this article instead of putting all the questions together! This is a great post because not only does it tell one how to overcome trust issues but also, how to deal with a loved one who has such issues.
Article from lifescript.com
Having trust issues is a debilitating component of relationships. From suspicion to outright dread toward your current significant other, trust problems can destroy relationships. How does one overcome trust traumas from the past? What does it mean to have trust issues that affect every aspect of life?
These are just a couple of the questions you may have if you have been taken advantage of to the point of seemingly no return.
A Definition of Distrust: Looking At Trust Issues
In order to understand issues of trust, we must first understand what trust really means. According to the dictionary, the definition of trust “implies instinctive unquestioning belief in and reliance upon something.”
This may sound like a hefty emotional order, however, it is absolutely vital for our well being that we are able to find this sort of unquestioning expectation in some area of our life, be it family, friends or lovers. Many may read this statement and point out that the word “unquestioning” is difficult to swallow.