Bad Childhood Quiz

Think about your childhood (through age 18) and select the best answer these questions.

How often did your caregiver(s)…

show you affection?

pay attention to you and your needs?

comfort you when you needed it?

say kind things to you?

speak respectfully towards you?

make you feel safe and protected?

How often did your caregiver(s) make you feel...

blamed for your family's problems?

S(he) claims I'm too needy.

like you should perform at a level beyond your maturity? (e.g. preparing meals, nursing sick adults, etc.)

isolated from other family and friends?

afraid of their harsh punishment?

ridiculed, stupid, or belittled?

afraid that your caregiver would fall apart without you?

inferior to your siblings or peers?