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Lately my therapist told me that I showed a lot of similarities in my symptoms with those of refugees who had been tortured, whom he has treated over the years. 976 more words


Warning: This post contains mentions of parental abuse.

I am scared.

So, incredibly scared.

I am at my mother’s house. It happened again. I was so afraid that she will come to see me herself that I decided to come down for a few days. 208 more words

Mental Health

Quote 116 - Signs of Narcissistic Parent 15

Reacted to any form of criticism in an extreme way.

Narcissistic parent would scream at you and likely physically hurt you through smacking or some other method.

Dysfunctional Family

Quote 194 - Signs You Grew Up With A Toxic Parent 8

Adult children of toxic parents often don’t really acknowledge that their parents did anything wrong, until therapy.

Dysfunctional Family

Quote 187 - Signs You Grew Up With A Toxic Parent 1

You find trusting relationships difficult – if parents, who are meant to be our main caregivers are deficient or can’t give us real support, we will find difficult to create supportive attachments when we grow up, or believe they are going last.

Dysfunctional Family

Points of Ponderation.....Episode 5.17

A semi-regular attempt to address some of life’s minutiae that might otherwise be overlooked…..

I have come to the conclusion that, despite ostensibly good intentions & genuine effort, and through no fault of his own, President Trump will never be able to fulfill his campaign pledge to make America great again. 710 more words

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