I FEEL TRAPPED
by how damaged I am!
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Chart #2: General characteristics of Victims, including survivors of domestic, religious, psychological & sexual abuse. As mentioned before, abuse & abandonment (A/A) are NOT only physical – we may or may not have been beaten, molested or lost a parent to divorce or death. Even so, anyone growing up in an unhealthy family will have experienced A/A in all 4 categories (PMES), including mental, emotional & spiritual – each of these in varying degrees of intensity.