The Mental Health Effects of Ghosting

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Have you ever been ghosted? While we know that ghosting hurts the mental health of the person being ghosted (“ghostee”), what might surprise you is that ghosters’ mental health also takes a hit. Serial ghosting can stunt a ghoster’s personal growth; the more they become comfortable avoiding intimacy, the more it becomes unfamiliar to them. When presented with genuine intimacy, serial ghosters may feel the urge to ghost even when the situation is not harmful or unpleasant, potentially sabotaging their social life. Read full article here

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