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Refinery29 – Snow-Globing: The Worst Holiday Dating Trend Ever

Dr. Danielle Forshee, Psy.D. speaking to Refinery 29 about Snow-Globing and why it’s the worst holiday dating trend ever. Snow-globing someone sounds shitty and thoughtless. But, to be fair, most people who snow-globe aren’t doing so consciously. Usually, it’s some combination of loneliness, familial pressure, nostalgia, and convenience, says Dr. Danielle Forshee, Psy.D., a psychologist…

Young girl bending down covering her face with her hands trying to protect herself from mens' fists, finger guns and hands pointing at her.

What Is Gaslighting?

Not only is gaslighting incredibly manipulative, but it can be extremely challenging to overcome, with long-lasting effects that most carry with them throughout their lives. What’s in a Name? The term “gaslighting” comes from the 1938 play and the 1944 Hollywood movie “Gaslight” starring Ingrid Bergman. Her abusive husband slowly begins systematically manipulating her into…