Tag Archives: CFS

Healing from Inside Out

Today is a beautiful day. It is the first day of the rest of my life, and of your life, and of the life of Grace. My dear friend Grace, whom I have never met, has written an incredible update … Continue reading

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The Power of the Human Denial System

This is a re-post from 2012, but these cases are so interesting, and show the power of the human denial system. Milton Erickson, who studied both cases, documented each of these cases, proving them through details of the offenses, which … Continue reading

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Research Proves the Existence of Repressed Memories

“I was never prodded or poked by someone else’s agenda to remember. It just came, as if I gave birth to three whales.” ~Lori Cardille, incest survivor There are still many people who deny that children can, and often do, … Continue reading

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Similarities Between Children Currently Suffering Abuse Can Determine Validity of Adult Memories of Child Sexual Abuse

I have compiled a list of evidence which can corroborate that a child has been sexually abused. I have added a parallel list consisting of what has been reported by adult survivors who, at one time, repressed childhood sexual abuse. … Continue reading

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Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Linked To Childhood Trauma

Researchers have found what I have long suspected… a link between obsessive compulsive disorder and childhood trauma. OCD is expressed in ways that are curiously similar to how child abuse victims behave and feel: Excessive fear of being exposed to … Continue reading

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Amnesia For Child Sexual Abuse, a Frequent Phenomenon

From Peer-Reviewed Studies: “The findings suggest that recovery from total amnesia of past traumatic material involving both child sexual abuse and non sexual abuse experiences is by no means an uncommon feature of clinical practice among our highly trained professional … Continue reading

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Amnesia for Incest is a Creatively Potent Defense

Some studies suggest that it is not so much the suffering or fear which causes dissociative amnesia (repressed memories) for trauma and child sexual abuse, but the result of the child’s need to continue a relationship of attachment with the … Continue reading

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