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Therapy and Support Group

Again….(I know what you all are thinking! I always say that..). But I mean it. I really need to speak with someone professional about what’s going on and how I’m feeling. 316 more words

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What do my thoughts matter anyhow?

Have you ever given much thought as to what your thoughts are; where they come from or the power they have in molding and shaping your life? 648 more words

Healing From Childhood Abuse

Impact of Childhood Abuse: Dissociation, Part 3

I started writing a series on dissociation, which beginsĀ here. Dissociative disorders cause breakdowns and disturbances of consciousness, awareness, memory, perception and/or identity. When there is a disruption in one or more of these areas, symptoms typically result. 668 more words

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Impact of Childhood Abuse: Dissociation, Part 2

I started writing a small series on dissociation, which begins here. Dissociative disorders cause breakdowns and disturbances of consciousness, awareness, memory, perception and/or identity. When there is a disruption in one or more of these areas, symptoms typically result. 858 more words

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Impact of Childhood Abuse: Dissociation, Part One

Dissociation is a common aftereffect of childhood abuse. Dissociation is best described on a continuum and is a defense mechanism that most people use every day. 588 more words

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Impact of Childhood Abuse: Self-injury

Many people with an abuse history engage in the act of self-injury. I mentioned in my post about eating disorders being a way to help an individual cope, the act of self-injury is also used to help one manage, … 983 more words

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Impact of Childhood Abuse: Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

When I first started going to therapy, I had absolutely no idea what was going on with me. I was experiencing feelings, emotions and physical reactions that I was unable to describe. 744 more words

Impact Of Childhood Abuse