To better understand the true effects of childhood trauma, you really need to watch this short yet powerful and moving video called Step inside the circle.
The compassion trauma circle invites a group of convicts to face their traumas.
Some experts believe that childhood trauma could be the biggest challenge facing the world of public health today.
There has been a great deal of research that confirms how this type of trauma physically changes the developing brain which includes decision making and impulse control mechanisms.
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