Lack of social ties and interaction with others, whether in person or by communication technology, is referred to as “social isolation.” It may be forced or voluntary, physical or psychological. Being cut off from others and feeling dissatisfied with one’s connections are two subjective feelings that are referred to as “loneliness.” Even when there are other people around, it can still happen because of social isolation or other problems, including a lack of fulfilling relationships or meaningful connections. Living alone, having little social support, or having limited mobility are... Continue Reading

May 16th, 2023