Speaking Up for Dignity

Religious Trauma Syndrome: It’s Real

by Valerie Tarico  |  At age sixteen I began what would be a four year struggle with bulimia.  When the symptoms started, I turned in desperation to adults who knew more than I did about how to stop shameful behavior—my Bible study leader and a visiting youth minister.  “If you ask anything in faith, believing,” they said.  “It will be done.”

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