Signs You Grew Up In A Toxic Family
There are numerous negative effects that a child can develop from growing up in a toxic family household. With the child feeling and developing:
- Childhood PTSD
- Regression tendencies (whenever you are stressed out you shrink back to the child you were growing up)
- Shame (You are easily led to feeling shame and you try to avoid it at all cost)
- Self-Doubt (You need others to make decisions for you)
- Borderline Personality (always apologizing and feeling bad)
- Lack of Self-esteem
The negative effects on children, specifically the C-Ptsd is one of the most troubling aspects of the toxic family dynamic.
Check out this video, which goes into more depth, about Childhood PTSD.