Emotional & psychological symptoms: Shock, denial, or disbelief. Confusion, difficulty concentrating. Anger, irritability, mood swings.
How do you tell if a person is damaged?
Overwhelming fear.Obsessive and compulsive behaviors.Detachment from other people and emotions.Emotional numbing.Depression.Guilt – especially if one lived while others perished.Shame.Emotional shock.More items
How do you help someone who is mentally broken?
10 tips for supporting someone through emotional pain and lossThe Power Of Your Presence. Many people think they have to say something in order to be helpful. The Power Of Silence. Validation. Reframing. Use Yourself But Not The Moment. Avoid Giving Advice. Offer Concrete Help. Follow Up.More items •Sep 1, 2017
What does it mean for someone to be damaged?
1 : loss or harm resulting from injury to person, property, or reputation flood damage sustained severe damage to her knee. 2 damages plural : compensation in money imposed by law for loss or injury The judge awarded them $5,000 in damages.
What does it mean to be emotionally unavailable?
An emotionally unavailable person has a hard time receiving love and other emotions from others. If you know someone who has been confusing you with his/her behaviour, chances are he/she is an emotionally unavailable person.
What do you say to someone who feels broken?
10 Things Your Heartbroken Friend Needs To HearYou deserve so much better than this. This is not a reflection on you in any way. This hurts so much, but I promise its not forever. Let yourself feel everything you need to feel. Time is the greatest healer. Im here for you whenever you need me.More items •16 Apr 2018
Why does he shut down when we fight?
Unintentional stonewalling: Sometimes stonewalling is a learned response that partners use to cope with difficult or emotional issues. People who stonewall may do so to avoid escalating a fight or to avoid discussing an uncomfortable topic. They also might be afraid of their partners reaction.
What to say to someone who is hurting emotionally?
Emotional pain seems to be a natural part of life. We can help each other through the hard times with the right words. A simple: “Im sorry you have to go through this,” coupled with “I dont know what that feels like, but I know it must be very hard,” can make all the difference.