A move often causes not only a physical, but also a mental upheaval. Leaving the home, familiar rooms or breaking habits can be complicated. At first glance, the idea of moving to a new location seems impossible, and this challenge can quickly become stressful, frightening, but exciting at the same time.
Why a move can cause emotional shock
Moving evokes a change in a person’s everyday life and in some cases can be equated with a loss of identity. We must not forget that we build our ego very strongly under the influence of our environment and connect it with strong memories. Birthdays, family reunions, spontaneous meetings with friends: all of these contribute to the creation of the social and cultural identity of an individual.
As individuals we evolve through the perception and interaction of our environment. So a move destroys much less a personality, but rather it changes the map of our social landscape, creating the sensation of losing memories and moments of our ancient landscape. The loss of familiar landmarks is then all the more so when a change of city, as well as factors such as stress or fear of getting involved.
Is this fear of Read more