Childhood Trauma: Aiding Recovery through Diet and Lifestyle.

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  Childhood Trauma: Aiding Recovery through Diet and Lifestyle. Neurotransmitters : Several of my posts have discussed research that shows childhood trauma can profoundly influence the biochemistry of the brain and that these biochemical changes can, and do, lead to problems with the individual’s psychological state and behaviour. Fortunately, however, research has also demonstrated that …

Childhood Trauma, Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) and Dissociation.

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Childhood Trauma, Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) and Dissociation. I have previously published articles on this site articles explaining the connection between childhood trauma and borderline personality disorder (BPD). An important symptom of BPD is DISSOCIATION, which this article will examine in greater detail. Dissociation is generally considered to be a COPING MECHANISM in response to severe …

Effects of Childhood Trauma On The Development Of Violent and Anti-Social Behaviour.

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    TONY SOPRANO: And to think I’m the cause of it. DR. MALFI: How are you the cause of it? TONY SOPRANO: It’s in his blood, this miserable fucking existence. My rotten fucking putrid genes have infected my kid’s soul. That’s my gift to my son. ***** Studies have shown that male children who …

Types of Relationship Problems The Individual May Experience As A Result Of Childhood Trauma.

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  Childhood Trauma And Adult Relationships : Early relationships between the parent and child have an enormous impact on how the child manages relationships throughout later life. If the child experiences significant difficulties relating to his/her parents, it often leads to problems with relating to others later on in life. Secure Attachment : The developmental …

How Childhood Trauma Can Reduce Life Expectancy By 19 Years.

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  Childhood trauma clearly puts the child who experiences it under great stress; the more protracted and intense the traumas, and the more traumas the child suffers, all else being equal, the more stress is inflicted upon the child. A very major recent study (The Adverse Childhood Experiences Study) has shown that an especially traumatic …

Childhood Trauma: The Link with Future Gambling.

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Childhood Trauma And Gambling Addiction : Research suggests that childhood trauma increases the likelihood of future addictions, including gambling. This gambling may become pathological. The types of childhood trauma that were experienced in pathological gamblers include violence, sexual abuse and loss. For instance, Jacobs (2008) conducted research demonstrating that childhood trauma greatly increased the risk …

How Self-Esteem Is Damaged And Key Elements That Help Recovery

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Our Self-Esteem: Branden’s (1994) 6 Key Elements. Branden (1994) identified six key foundations upon which the development of a healthy level of self-esteem is built; these six building blocks of self-esteem are as follows: THE SIX KEY FACTORS THAT UNDERPIN A HEALTHY LEVEL OF SELF-ESTEEM: 1) Being consciously engaged with the present 2) Being accepting …