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Learn all about limerence and how to live with it, how to improve your relationships as a limerent (or partner of a limerent), and how to recover when you are caught in the mental trap of obsessive infatuation.
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What is limerence?
Information about limerence and how to manage it
A guide for professionals
The evidence base for limerence summarised for coaches and therapists
How to get rid of limerence
Practical steps to overcoming destructive infatuation
The essential guide to limerence
Everything you ever wanted to know about limerence and how to live with it in one handy guide
All the latest articles about limerence and how to survive it.
It’s tough when you can’t get someone out of your head. At first, infatuation can be a giddy and exhilarating experience.…
Recently, commenter BLE raised the issue of guilt. Specifically, guilt that she is currently finding it hard to be fully present…
The Living with Limerence site has grown steadily over the last five years, and we’re now at a point where it’s…
Dorothy Tennov described limerence as an altered mental state. In her early work in understanding romantic attachment, she gathered and curated…
Here’s an interesting video about rumination and intrusive thoughts: https://youtu.be/NAT9pFN2GqU It’s good overall, but there were a couple of stand-out points…
It’s been a while since we considered a case study, and this one is a little mysterious. Lotus got in touch…
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