Hyperarousal And Zoning Out: 2 Opposite Child Responses To Stress

When, as children, we are subjected to trauma, stress, fear, and even terror, our nervous systems may respond in two, diametrically, opposed ways. Both these responses, however, have evolved to serve the same purposes: THOSE OF SELF – PROTECTION AND SELF – PRESERVATION. Both, too, involve biochemical changes in the brain (in particular the regions … Continue reading Hyperarousal And Zoning Out: 2 Opposite Child Responses To Stress