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Understanding Traumatic Stress vs Anxiety

https://www.anxiety.org/understanding-traumatic-stress#:~:text=Trauma%20is%20a%20specific%20type%20of%20stress%20that,problems%2C%20to%20new%20life%20changes%2C%20to%20internal%20experiences. Trauma is a specific type of stress that reflects exposure to terrible events generally outside the range of daily human experience that are emotionally…

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6 Ways Trauma Might Inform Your Current Life

6 Ways Trauma Might Inform Your Current Life https://t.co/ijN3QanivU — Better Blokes (@BetterBlokesNZ) March 9, 2020 We all know that trauma tends to repeat itself…

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People with Depersonalization Disorder may describe some of these experiences or feelings:

https://t.co/r63XmNWCEw #dissociation #depersonalization & #derealization – understanding #unreality and #feelingunreal #dpdr — Trauma Dissociation (@TraumaDID) December 7, 2019 Many people with this disorder have a…

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Trauma is irreversible. How it shapes us is our choice. | Sasha Joseph Neulinger | TEDxBozeman

Sasha Joseph Neulinger speaks about his journey in life as a survivor of multi-generational sexual abuse. Sasha Joseph Neulinger is a native of Pennsylvania who…

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Overcoming the Danger of Silence

http://bit.ly/2L6gFCf There is a greater danger in remaining quiet about your traumatic experiences than there is in sharing them. One of the reasons many people…

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Dolph Lundgren: You had all of the escape plans going on

http://grantland.com/hollywood-prospectus/dolph-lundgren-skin-trade-q-and-a/ You had all of the escape plans going on. Escape behavior. How can I not have to deal with this feeling of being unsafe?…

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Dolph Lundgren | On healing and forgiveness and escaping

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I was devastated to learn that I had inflicted lasting pain on another person

https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/men-sexual-abuse-apology_us_5bb789ace4b0876eda9dd810 We discussed how it is common for offenders of abuse to be entirely unaware of the weight of their actions. What may seem like…

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Trauma can result in anxiety, depression, borderline personality disorder

https://www.cnbc.com/2018/07/12/children-and-ptsd-health-risks-lurk-long-after-psychological-trauma.html Researchers have long concluded that exposure to trauma can result in severe mental illnesses such as anxiety, depression, borderline personality disorder, schizophrenia and PTSD….

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Staying in control reduces impact of trauma on mortality

https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/media-spotlight/201802/staying-in-control-can-help-you-live-longer When looking at the role that perceived control played in mortality, results showed that the impact of trauma was much less for people reporting…

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