What is another word for trauma?

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[ tɹˈɔːmə], [ tɹˈɔːmə], [ t_ɹ_ˈɔː_m_ə]

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Trauma is an emotional reaction to an event that is overwhelming and terrifying. Any experience that is too close, too intense, or too shocking can cause this reaction. Trauma can be physical, psychological, or social.

Physical trauma can occur when something is hurt or damaged. It can also occur when the body is pushed to the limits. Psychological trauma can occur when someone is exposed to something that will upset their emotions, such as seeing a dead body. Social trauma can be when someone is made to feel different because of the event.

Trauma can have a lasting impact.

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