• Feeling that life has little purpose and meaning
  • Questioning the presence of a power greater than ourselves
  • Questioning one’s purpose
  • Questioning “who am I”, “where am I going”, “do I really matter”
  • Thoughts of being evil, especially when abuse is perpetrated by Clergy
  • Feeling disconnected from the world around us
  • Feeling that as well as the individual, the whole race or culture is bad

"Everyone has a right to have a present and future that are not completely dominated and dictated by the past" - Karen Saakvitne