When it comes to taking care of our children, especially wounded children, most us of tend to jump right in and help release the pain and suffering. Yet, when it comes to the wounded child deep within ourselves, we tend to jump right out and overlook it. The wounded child is an archetype or energy imprint that we all have. It was created when we were about the age of 3 or 4 years old. It lives within our spirit. It comes in to play when we least want it to show up. And when it shows its wounded emotions our entire energy system, physical.