Societal Influence on Self Image

Social expectations have a significant impact on how people behave, view themselves, and perceive other people. Boys and girls are exposed to a variety of cultural, social, and historical influences from a young age that dictate how they should behave, look, and think. Stereotypes and norms serve as a means of communicating these expectations, which have an impact on people's perceptions while also influencing the dynamics of societal norms. This article will examine the profound impact that societal image has on the lives of boys and girls. Specifically, it will look at how stereotypes, expected behavior, and self-image interact to influence people's identities and choices.

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Childhood Trauma & Adult Life

Childhood is considered to be the period of joy, happiness and innocence but this might not be the case with everyone because a lot of people suffer a lot in their childhood, often called childhood trauma. These may lead to mental health disorders, such as depression, anxiety, or PTSD, and can impair social functioning and relationships. Additionally, they might influence physical health outcomes, including chronic illnesses and substance abuse. Childhood encompasses a lot of toxic experiences including abuse, neglect, parental separation, witnessing violence, or experiencing natural disasters.  These traumatic experiences can influence their behavior, way of thinking, emotions, mentality etc.

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