Does Childhood Trauma Lead to Addiction?
Rehab Centers that Treat Co-Occurring Disorders Can Help
Fifty percent of American adults suffered trauma as children, and depending on the severity of the trauma and the availability of a support network, the effects can last well into adulthood. In fact, the emotional and mental consequences of trauma, such as depression and anxiety, can worsen over time without treatment. Rehab centers that target psychological, co-occurring disorders have the resources to help trauma victims address the root of their addiction.