Presenting Traum My Life

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Presenting trauma
I interviewed Diana a fifty-one-year-old female who is married and has a twenty-one-year-old son who lives at home. She is the third child of three and her sister is nineteen years older and her brother is thirteen years older than her. She was always called the menopause mistake. As a senior in high school Diana’s sister got engaged to her high school boyfriend, Ken, after she discovered she was pregnant with his baby. They hurried to get married, but when she and her mom went shopping for the wedding dress, the pregnancy was discovered and called off. Diana’s Mom was pregnant at the same time as Diana’s sister was pregnant. The sister had a boy named Kenny; he and Deb grew up like siblings.
Diana’s parents had an apartment above their garage when Nancy, Ken and the two children lived. Debra’s parents always hung out with “old people,” so Diana spent much of her time with her sister’s family where there were kids her age. Kids and women loved Ken; he was handsome like a young Elvis. He played games with kids who had a great time. While Diana was four to six years old, Ken molested her. She has a spot on a couch to sleep and when she spent the night there, he would come to her in the night and molest her. Once he was playing doctor with all the kids on the bunk beds. Ken put blanket over the bottom bunk and while the boys were playing on the top bunk, Ken molested Diana on the bottom bunk. She got molested every she visited and Ken was there. This…

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