People need other people. Some of us need them more; some of us need them less. But we all need that human interaction to one degree or another. The danger occurs when you start looking for other people to validate you, or ask them to fill holes in your self-esteem. That’s the point when you cross from a healthy relationship to dysfunctional one.
You can need people without being emotionally needy. But that only happens when you have a healthy, harmonious relationship with the most important person in your life.
So how you doing on that?