Mental health professionals assessing the developmental environment of schizoid individuals point to a parenting style in which the mother communicates the idea to the child: “Who are you? What do you want?”

I find that intriguing in light of my own preoccupation or obsession with self-definition and identity. It’s as if I am obsessed with the question: “Who am I?”

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