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The intention of this article is to encourage the healing of the traumatized child. Carl Jung said: “ In every adult there lurks a child – an eternal child, something that is always becoming, is never completed and calls for unceasing care, attention and education.
Incest is sexual activity, ranging from fondling to intercourse, between family members who aren’t married to one another. State laws vary regarding the type of sexual activity and also on what constitutes the type of kinship that indicates incest rather than just sexual abuse.
The very words exploit means to use unfairly for one’s own advantage. Sexual abuse can take the form of child exploitation for example, by photographing the child in a compromising situation, with the intent to either use the photos for their own sexual stimulation or to sell the photos as pornography. It can also mean kidnapping and selling children into prostitution, or even just forcing someone younger and weaker to do your will.
Crack cocaine is a very dangerous drug that is stronger than cocaine. Cocaine comes from the leaves of coca plants and looks like a white powder. Cocaine is snorted or injected. Crack is made by heating cocaine with other chemicals until it smells and looks like a lump of soap. Crack cocaine is smoked, and has many other names such as rock, freebase, base, and ready-rock. Like all other drugs crack cocaine changes the way the body works and the chemicals in the brain.
How we adapt to life or our attitude is usually shaped in childhood and modeled after someone who has influenced us in our formative years as well as our natural bent or personality. If we saw some members of the family give up easily or rail against change, we either decided to follow suit or be the opposite. To please parents and other important adults, most children try hard to be good and receive approval, not bad with punishment or discipline.
A list of destructive behaviors and the effects that I’ve participated in under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs.