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Article - How We Inherit Family Trauma



Well-known member
Aug 17, 2012
The West Country
It Didn’t Start With You: How Inherited Family Trauma Shapes Who We Are | Science and Nonduality

Came across an interesting article about people inheriting trauma from previous generations and how people are only now beginning to understand that it could be possible.

It's something that resonates with me.

I know my Mum has had a lot of trauma in her life.
It's also very clear to me that there are similarities between her Father (my Grandfather) and my Brother - it's abuse that wasn't resolved with her Dad and so it's repeated in her Son.

Just a quick warning that there is a self-harm specific in this article, so take care.