“Too Sensitive” or Rejection Sensitivity Dysphoria?

– Carolyn Moriarty, LCPC   Rejection Sensitivity Dysphoria (RSD) is characterized by an intense fear of rejection, often leading individuals to perceive rejection even in situations where it doesn’t exist or isn’t intended. RSD is not officially recognized as a distinct disorder in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5). However, it’s a concept extensively discussed in psychology and … Read More