Trauma and Trauma Symptom Expression

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When a child experiences early life trauma, it impacts emotional and behavioral reactions in successive environmental situations that are either stressful or relatively nonthreatening; trauma symptom expression ranges between reactions of hyperarousal and disassociation (Perry, 2009; Perry et al., 1995). Trauma during critical developmental stages can influence trauma symptom expression, resulting in severe presentations of […]

Psychological Trauma

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Trauma can have lasting and serious effects on the mind and body. If you have experienced abuse in childhood, sexual assault, or other traumatic events, it may be helpful to talk to a psychotherapist who can help you work through your experiences and learn how to move forward. Trauma comes in many forms, but they […]