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Stockholm Syndrome and Child Abuse

It’s crazy, my Mother and her friends abused me for fourteen years yet I still yearn for her love and defend her to my Therapist and family. 5,451 more words

Complex PTSD Trauma


Two people. Two very different people.

One I have now know for over 10 years. Early on I knew to trust her and I knew she cared. 500 more words

Complex PTSD

You are not Useless


You are not useless. You are not hopeless. And no matter how scared you are, you will never be alone. And deep down, somewhere, in the part of you that decided the good days and your happiness and your health were all worth fighting for, you know that, too. 13 more words

Complex PTSD Trauma

Watch "Accepting the Truth That Your Mom is a Narcissist" on YouTube

I have been struggling with recovery even after being 20 months no contact with my narcissistic mother. I have been doing some research, which has led me to my problem. 106 more words

CPTSD Recovery


I haven’t been in the usual routine today. Why? It is un-seasonally hot in England today. Ergo my fellow tiny island dwellers, including me, go bonkers. 799 more words

Mental Health

If I Could Tell You How It Feels...

From shattered oblivion, I crawled back from the depths of despair. Never knowing and always terrified that PTSD would be my demise.

It’s bullying way of hurling me from present to the past often left me winded and frightened. 225 more words


What are Flashbacks and Strategies For How to Cope With Them

“The world is indeed full of peril, and in it there are many dark places; but still there is much that is fair, and though in all lands love is now mingled with grief, it grows perhaps the greater.” … 1,171 more words

Complex PTSD Trauma