Childhood trauma can occur when a child witnesses or experiences overwhelming negative experiences in childhood.
Many childhood experiences can overwhelm a child. This can happen in relationships e.g. abuse, neglect, violence. This is called interpersonal trauma. Children can also experience traumatic events.
Why should you Attend: The most common causes of childhood trauma include: Accidents. Bullying/cyberbullying. Chaos or dysfunction in the house (such as domestic violence, parent with a mental illness, substance abuse or incarcerated) Death of a loved one.
Childhood trauma can affect the physical, emotional and mental health of an adult.
This is why everyone needs to pay attention to the things that challenge their mental health at work, school and family.
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