Childhood Trauma and Addiction

By The Valor Team
Monday, February 3, 2020 at 9:55 am in

Childhood trauma can have lasting effects that continue to influence your emotions, thoughts, and behaviors well into adulthood. Because childhood trauma can lead to addiction, it is recognized that addressing these experiences is an essential part of the addiction treatment process.

In order to prevent your own relapse and find lasting recovery, it is important to seek out true dual diagnosis treatment to address your childhood trauma.

Trauma and Addiction

By The Valor Team
Wednesday, September 26, 2018 at 5:12 pm in

It is beginning to be recognized that trauma goes hand in hand with addiction. Why?

For starters, trauma can be absolutely anything, it all depends on how a person perceives an event and what they emotionally have difficulty moving through. That means, whether it is a divorce, car accident, or abuse, it’s an event (recurring or singular) that hijacks the brain and a person’s life.