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The Impact Of Childhood Trauma On Adult Relationships

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Are you struggling to maintain healthy and fulfilling adult relationships? Do you find yourself haunted by the ghosts of your childhood experiences? If so, you're not alone. Childhood trauma can have profound and long-lasting effects on our ability to form and maintain healthy relationships as adults.

Date: [Date of the session] Time: [Time of the session] Hosted by: Aneeqa, Special Wellness Counsellor and Intersectional Feminist Researcher

Understanding Childhood Trauma

Childhood trauma can take many forms, from physical and emotional abuse to neglect, and can have a lasting impact well into adulthood. These experiences can shape the way we view ourselves and others, impacting our ability to trust, communicate, and form healthy attachments.

During this digital group therapy session, we will delve into the signs and symptoms of childhood trauma and how they manifest in adult relationships. Understanding the root of these challenges is the first step towards healing and growth.

Effects on Adult Relationships

The impact of childhood trauma on adult relationships can be profound. It may manifest as difficulties with trust, intimacy, communication, and conflict resolution. These challenges can lead to unhealthy patterns and cycles in our relationships, making it essential to address and process the lingering effects of childhood trauma.

Practical Strategies and Support

Our session will not only explore the roots of these challenges but also provide practical strategies and support to help you navigate and heal from the impact of childhood trauma on your adult relationships. You will gain valuable insights and tools to support your mental health and well-being as you work towards healthier and more fulfilling connections.

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The impact of childhood trauma on adult relationships is a complex and deeply personal experience, but it is not insurmountable. By understanding the signs and symptoms, exploring the effects on adult relationships, and gaining practical strategies and support, you can begin to pave a path towards healing and healthier connections.

Join Aneeqa and your fellow participants to gain valuable insights and support in navigating the impact of childhood trauma on adult relationships. Let's work towards fostering healthier, more fulfilling connections as we pave the way towards healing and growth.

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