Why You Feel You Can’t Leave

Being “trapped” in a relationship is very much a state of mind. These subconscious issues can be holding you back from leaving a failing relationship:

One trap is fear. The fear of losing a significant part of your role identity, (husband, wife, partner, etc.). Another fear is always having had a partner or never living on your own. Remaining in denial about how things really are in your relationship is a problem too. Not feeling you are autonomous and are dependent on your partner can keep you in a holding pattern as well.

Read the full post here:  Do You Feel Trapped in an Unhappy Relationship?