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Putting down all the ‘weak’ guys who can’t deal with an 'intimidating' female is not going to help her,” says clinical psychologist, Mary Lamia, Ph. “Notice what she does with feelings of rejection (which is the emotion of shame): Does she attack herself?
If you’re anything like me, I'm willing to bet that someone, somewhere has told you that you look "intimidating." Excuse me, what?
“In prehistoric times men needed to be bigger and stronger to protect their families," explains Dr. "But even in modern days, when brain now dominates over brawn, many women still feel more safe and secure with a taller man (and men more secure with a shorter woman).”But here is the clincher: while the guys had their opinions, when asked if any of the things they listed would ever prevent them from asking a woman out, they all answered with a resounding no. Whether you're tall or short, reserved or animated, each guy is going to have different opinions on what they find attractive. But perhaps the old “he is just intimidated by you” line isn’t as helpful as we might think.
So if you identify with these traits, it doesn’t mean men see them as a negative thing, and it likely won’t be the reason he doesn’t ask you out. It seems to me it would be more helpful to remind our friend that she is awesome and she is going to meet a guy who is the right match.
Nobody likes a “know-it-all,” and if you feel you or your friend might fit into this category in social situations you should be honest about it and try to check that behavior.
But also remember that some guys might just feel threatened by an assertive woman—and that’s his problem, not yours.“An assertive and powerful woman is against a gender tradition that many still hold onto, explains licensed marriage and family therapist and certified sex therapist, Stephen Betchen, Ph. “For example, some men have trouble tolerating a woman who is more successful than they are—but we’re seeing more and more of this.
If we are trying to communicate to our friend that she is, in fact, intimidating, do it in a tangible way.
“A friend can best reassure a female friend by helping her accept and learn from the shame she feels so she does not give up on herself. Or does she use avoidance (like have too many drinks after a failed date)? Lamia suggests that “A good friend will connect with you and help you accept that it feels humiliating when a date fails or a man isn’t interested.” Dr.
Different men may define these characteristics differently,” he says.
That's super intimidating." Your dating past may even come to play: "Women who have dated successful men in the past are intimidating," Mike added. Marc says, “Older women are 100% more intimidating than women my own age because they have more experience.” Timothy explains, "if you find a girl intimidating, you have to match their confidence with more overconfidence to make you feel like you are on the same playing field." Dr.
Betchen links this common masculine mindset back to the days of cavemen.
What’s up with society telling us that we have to look approachable, happy and absolutely ecstatic everywhere we go?
When I’m walking to the store or waiting to cross the street, excuse me for not having a huge, toothy grin.