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inherited trauma

September 25, 2020

In the 2020 Booker Prize shortlisted Burnt Sugar, author Avni Doshi examines the complicated psyche of a daughter who has to turn caregiver for her Alzheimer’s-afflicted mother and rebuild their corroded relationship
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COVID-19, extra-marital affair, Featured, gender constructs, infidelity, inherited trauma, lockdown, Mental Health, Online Exclusive, patriarchal worldview, psychic legacies, psychology, Therapy

Psychic Legacies: Steeped

Illustration by Aishwaryashree Verma

This is the last of a three-part fiction series, based on clinical interactions by psychologist Tanya Percy Vasunia, which explores the concept of inherited trauma through the lens of Indian society during the COVID-19 lockdown.
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COVID-19, extra-marital affair, Featured, gender constructs, infidelity, inherited trauma, lockdown, Mental Health, Online Exclusive, patriarchal worldview, psychic legacies, psychology, Therapy

Psychic Legacies: Pressure

Illustration by Aishwaryashree Verma

This is the second of a three-part fiction series, based on clinical interactions by psychologist Tanya Percy Vasunia, which explores the concept of inherited trauma through the lens of Indian society during the COVID-19 lockdown.
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COVID-19, extra-marital affair, Featured, gender constructs, infidelity, inherited trauma, lockdown, Mental Health, Online Exclusive, patriarchal worldview, psychic legacies, psychology, Therapy

Psychic Legacies: Simmering

Illustration by Aishwaryashree Verma

This is the first of a three-part fiction series, based on clinical interactions by psychologist Tanya Percy Vasunia, which explores the psychological concept of inherited trauma through the lens of Indian society during the COVID-19 lockdown.
Read more