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Dissociation in Psychological Trauma

Friday, May 17th, 2013

Dissociation in Psychological Trauma   The extreme immediate response to severe emotional trauma is a condition referred to as “dissociation,” a state in which a person’s awareness and ability to engage psychologically in the present is temporarily lost.   These victims have responded to overwhelming threat with intense fear or horror, and “dissociation” represents a Read more…