Brains Of Children Exposed To Domestic Violence Affected In Similar Way To Exposure To Combat

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  A study carried out at University College London (UCL) has found that when a child is continually exposed to domestic violence, such as the father regularly beating the mother, their brains are negatively affected in a similar way to how the brains of soldiers are affected by exposure to combat in war. As a …

Erotomania: Its Origins In Childhood Trauma

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  Erotomania is also sometimes known as de Clerambault’s Syndrome and refers to a psychotic delusion held by the person suffering from it that someone else is deeply in love with them. This ‘someone else’ usually has an elevated social status such as a pop star, film star or other successful prominent public figure and …

Splitting: Effects Of BPD Parent Seeing The Child Only In Terms Of ‘All Good’ Or ‘All Bad’.

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The BPD Parent And The Child Parents with borderline personality disorder (BPD) – click here to read one of my articles on signs that a parent may have BPD- have a pronounced tendency to project – click here to read one of my articles ‘projection and other defense mechanisms – aspects of their own self-view …

Early Stardom : The Drawbacks

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How many young people yearn to achieve stardom? A lot, if the numbers of them who audition for shows like The X Factor, Britain’s Got Talent and America’s Got Talent are anything to go by. But is early mega-stardom as good a thing for those rare individuals who achieve it as many imagine it to …