Commitment Phobia Warning Signs By: Sherry Gray Commitment phobia is fairly common among singles who think they want a long-term relationship, but just can't seem to make the right connection. Fear of commitment may be caused by a number of stimuli including failed past relationships, misplaced trust or dysfunctional early family life. Learn the warning signs to recognize it in others—or in yourself. Commitment phobia is fairly common. Meet Singles in your Area! Man Overboard The first sign of commitment phobia is overcommitment.
Tags 'I met the woman of my dreams but then backed off By Christine Allen Saturday 11 Apr , 7: I am the target audience for movies like The Notebook. I am in love with love. In my view, at that moment, myself and this girl are miles apart.
Have More People Fallen Victims? Most people afflicted with commitment phobia really do want to be in a loving, committed relationship, but their hearts and brains suffer a disconnect. The most common, in my experience, is the fear of getting hurt. Feelings are things we have little control over, that can be scary. This fear overrules any thought that this person could be our soul mate.