…cept responsibility for their situation. I’m sure that many do need outside help and understanding, but it is in the developing of good habits, both physically and mentally that will make a person flourish.
Not everyone can develop the physical and mental habits that you would describe as ‘healthy’. Not everyone can flourish on the terms that you would define flourishing. We need to stop expecting everyone to meet our own arbitrary benchmarks of success. We are interconnected, inter-reliant people. No one person is fully alone or fully independent, as much as we all love the fantasy of that.