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Counseling Psychology and Psychotherapy

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Phenomenon of intergenerational (transgenerational) transmission of men-tal traumatization (analytical review of international studies) 787

Tarabrina N.V., Doctor in Psychology, Professor, Chief Researcher, Institute of Psychology RAS, Moscow, Russia,
Main N.V.
The paper presents an analytical review of international studies on the phe-nomenon of intergenerational (transgenerational) transmission of mental trau-matization. The actuality, social relevance and the interdisciplinary study of the phenomenon in modern psychology and psychiatry are discussed. The arti-cle is structured in accordance with the basic aspects of the study of intergen-erational transmission of trauma, dedicated to the analysis of literature.

Keywords: mental traumatization, intergenerational (transgenerational) transmission of mental traumatization, person, children's traumatization, the psychological ef-fects of mental traumatization

Column: Special topic

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