Tag Archives: Childhood Trauma And Addiction

Childhood Trauma Leading To The Need To ‘Self-Medicate’.

Childhood Trauma And Self-Medication

Until a few years ago I consumed excessive amounts of alcohol (leading to some appalling consequences that I will describe in future posts). Two main reasons for this most ill-advised and, above all, desperate behaviour are Read the rest

Childhood Trauma Leading to Addiction – The Signs

I have discussed, in other articles, how the experience of severe childhood trauma can lead us to have a powerful need to dissociate(‘mentally escape’) from painful reality in adulthood. One of the main ways in which individuals attempt Read the rest