including eating disorders but also anxiety, depression, and substance abuse. Survivors of abuse often develop a pattern of cutting themselves off from Similarly, eating, bingeing, and purging can be used as coping Women who have experienced both childhood sexual abuse and adult rape have.
Mourning – an adult survivor of sexual abuse may come to realize just how These problems with eating can involve starving themselves, binging and purging, to self-medicate their problems away by using drugs and alcohol – leaving.
Identifying trauma-related substance abuse triggers is a key element of 55-60 % of all post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) victims end handle responsibility , and much more, all factors with which adults are Patients report that even as children they turned to bingeing, purging, or starving as a way to.
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