Chapter 5: Normalized Trauma
from the book "RootEd: How Trauma Impacts Learning and Society" by S.R. Zelenz
“It is not the trauma itself that is the source of illness but the unconscious, repressed, hopeless despair over not being allowed to give expression to what one has suffered and the fact that one is not allowed to show and is unable to experience feelings of rage, anger, humiliation, despair, helplessness, and sadness.” - Alice Miller
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