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9 Childhood Trauma Tests & Questionnaires

A closer look: the ACE childhood trauma trial If you suspect a child or client has been traumatized, you may want to look a little closer. A childhood trauma trial, The Adverse childhood experiences (ACE) test is a widely used questionnaire that assesses individuals’ exposure to negative experiences in childhood (Feletti et al., 1998). The…

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The Science Behind Your Internal Clock

Sleep Our circadian rhythms are important for good sleep, and good sleep is important for good health. Long-term sleep deprivation can lead to obesity, diabetes, cancer, and more Cognitive declineAmong other issues (Knutson & Van Gatter, 2008; Mogavero et al., 2021; Wennberg et al., 2017). Under optimal conditions, the hormone cortisol peaks shortly after you…

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Is it Ever a Sin to Stay Married?

“God hates divorce. Every married Christian in the Western Hemisphere is well aware Malachi 2:16 A verse that warns and encourages, respectively, any Christian sister or brother who is considering the matter of divorce. I believe most of us agree that God wants married people to be married, and we should do everything we can…

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Childhood Trauma & Its Lifelong Impact: 12 Resources

9 Signs of Childhood Trauma in Adults Recognizing symptoms of childhood trauma in adults is important for therapists in providing comprehensive and appropriate treatment for individuals who have experienced adverse childhood experiences (Rothschild, 2000; Siegel, 2012; Walker, 2013). These symptoms manifest in various domains of functioning and can significantly affect a person’s mental, emotional, and…

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