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Narcissistic Abuse PTSD what TRAUMA Survivors Need to KNOW

Chronic stress caused by narcissistic abuse impacts the circuitry of the brain. The hippocampus is responsible for memory. Chronic stress decreases the volume of the hippocampus and the ventromedial prefrontal cortex. This is important to know because without understanding how memory plays into our trauma and reactivity, we are doomed to stay stuck in old… Read More »