Co-dependency and addiction frequently go hand-in-hand. Addiction and substance or drug abuse often stems from dysfunctional relationships. This includes relationships with loved ones, family, friends and even work colleagues. This is why trauma therapy is so important to recovery.
Fear, helplessness, sadness, guilt, responsibility, isolation, betrayal, anger, flashbacks. Sexual abuse has severe repercussions which can be extremely difficult to deal with, understand and get help for. Watch this video to gain deeper insight into what how the act of sexual abuse may have affected you and what you can do about it.
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