How Childhood Trauma Shapes Your Personality

Have you ever wondered how your childhood trauma shape your personality as you grow up? Trauma can shape the way you think, the way you behave, your personality traits, and even make you prone to some serious mental illnesses like CPTSD, depression and so on. So, here’s how childhood trauma could shape your personality.

Childhood trauma also distorts your perception on life. Find out more here: https://youtu.be/RbVxXut1Oyw

Writer: Stela Kosic
Script Editor: Michal Mitchell
Script Manager: Kelly Soong
VO: Amanda Silvera (www.youtube.com/amandasilvera)
Animator: Avneet Kaur (https://www.instagram.com/me.avneet_kaur)
YouTube Manager: Cindy Cheong

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