I am new to Alexithymia and think I may have it and have been doing my research. But my biggest question is what is the difference between Alexithymia and Emotional Numbness. How do I know which one I have or could it be both?
Topic: Alexithymia or Emotional Numbness
hey. over a month and no reply from anyone? since this is really my first time on the forum, I hope that's not indicative of what I can hope to expect to here. In reply to your question, like you said you did research, so I guess you would know better than anybody else. Have you experienced a great deal of trauma in your life? Is this something new that you've just noticed? After a cursory search on the internet i found this...https://www.verywellmind.com/emotional-numbing-symptoms-2797372