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“Not all wounds are visible”- When stress is more than stress!

Do you know your chronic stress can be linked to trauma?

Are you constantly tired or stressed out? Work, kids, finances, can be regular sources of stress. However, when your response is stronger than usual (beyond the normal or manageable levels of everyday stress) and it is difficult for you to move on or to recover your emotional balance, it might be more than stress. Yes, stress can be linked to trauma. Trauma refers to a distressing or disturbing event or series of events that can have a profound psychological and emotional impact on an individual. When a person experiences trauma, their body and mind can react in various ways, and one common response is increased stress. Trauma can be subtle and ordinary trauma that most people can’t identify or see as such.

Here are some ways in which stress can be linked to trauma:
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