You are very brave to make these connections and to say them out loud. I believe you, as do many others here.

It would be nice to hear from therapy professionals whose eyes have been opened to this reality, and what they think we should do about it.

The waters were muddied back in the 90s with "False Memory Syndrome" after the first wave of disclosure on this subject. That appears to have made professionals afraid to speak out for fear of being marginalized by their colleagues.

And that's a shame.

But he grew old, this knight so bold / And upon his heart a shadow / Fell as he found no spot on the ground / That looked like El Dorado.