7 Things That Happen When You Grow Up The Child of A Toxic Parent

Black and white photograph of lonely girl, dragging teddy bear behind, walking down road alone.

For some children, when the lights go off at night, anxieties of a monster hiding under the bed or in the closet come to surface. For these children, usually leaving a light on, or having a parent show them the closet or space under the bed devoid of any monsters can be all that is needed to reassure them. Luckily, these children will at some point outgrow these fears.