Posts Tagged ‘ifd syndrome’

False Forms of Love: The Devastating IFD Syndrome

January 27th, 2014 No comments

Way back in 1946 a rather then famous linguistic psychologist, Dr. Wendell Johnson, published a book describing the IFD Syndrome and telling of how it negatively effects almost everyone sooner or later. He called it a “disease” that is particularly common and devastating among university students, sending many into breakdowns and mental hospitals. Continue reading

False Forms of Love Series
False Forms of Love: Limerence and Its Alluring Lies
False Forms of Love: Meta Lust
False Forms of Love: Shadow Side Attachments
False Forms of Love: The Devastating IFD Syndrome
False Forms of Love: Unresolved Conflict Attraction Syndrome

How This Definition of Love was Derived

September 16th, 2010 Comments off

Many people have been baffled and defeated in their attempts to define love because they focus only on one type of love – often called couples love.  More accurately this is the love by one or both people that attempts to create and sustain a couple’s love relationship.  Some who study this topic have divided couple’s love into various subcategories like… Continue reading

Definition of Love Series
An Introduction: What is Love Dr. Cookerly?
The Definition of Love
A More ‘Ample’ Definition of Love
How This Definition of Love was Derived
A Dozen Things LOVE IS and A Dozen Things LOVE IS NOT
A Functional Definition Of Love
A Behavioral (Operational) Definition of Love
What About a Scientific Definition of Love?
7 Other Definitions of Real Love Worth Considering