Effect Of Childhood Trauma On The Limbic System And Emotional Control

If we have suffered severe and chronic childhood trauma, there is a risk that an area of our brain called the limbic system may have incurred developmental damage which severely affects how we feel and behave as adults. What Is The┬áLimbic System’s Normal Function? The limbic system is a region of our brain that experiences […]

Childhood Trauma Permanently Scars Brain

Three critical brain regions that may be adversely affected by significant and chronic childhood trauma are : 1) The thalamus 2) The amygdala 3) The hippocampus Below, I will briefly describe the main functions of each of these three crucial regions of the brain, together with providing a summary of the damage they may sustain […]