Invisible Illness
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Invisible Illness

Are You Distracting Yourself?

How smartphone, sex, gaming, and other addictions are trauma-related

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A hard truth is that trauma is not as rare as we hope it would be. Current statistics report approximately 67% of children nationwide have experienced at least one Adverse Childhood Experience. The risk of re-experiencing trauma nearly triples by adulthood after having experienced child abuse or…

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Annie Tanasugarn, PhD

Annie Tanasugarn, PhD

Psychologist. Certified Trauma & Relationship Specialist. https://behaviorthrive.com/