Trauma and Juxtaposition(s)



This video is about Complex Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and how living with it presents itself in nuanced duality and juxtapositions.

No matter how amazing, exciting and happy the distractions we engage in are, it will never change the devastating and lasting impact of the trauma experienced. While adventures and fun can help improve quality of life in the moment, expecting new positive experiences to replace and cover up previous trauma is like applying stain over paint and expecting it to hide what is below.

Source: Youtube