Understanding Trauma Bonding 

By: Maky Myers Ascent 121 is often asked how people are drawn in to trafficking and why victims don’t leave their traffickers at the first opportunity. Trauma bonding is frequently the reason. This post is intended to help readers better understand what trauma bonding looks like in the context of domestic minor sex trafficking. Lost, alone, and looking for love and attention, and looking for it anywhere. This creates the perfect recipe for disaster, and in the worst cases, the most toxic of relationships. The men have learned to find the easiest targets by