Traditional medication can be addictive and harmful if used improperly. For these reasons, many are turning to holistic treatments for PTSD.
People in the military may experience an event that leads to mental health symptoms. What is military PTSD and how does it affect those who live with it?
Following a traumatic event, one may feel a series of intense stressful symptoms that effect the mind, body, and spirit. So, what is acute stress disorder?
Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is much more common in children than one might imagine. Here’s some information about what causes PTSD in a child.
PTSD effects everyone differently and, most of the time, the symptoms are unique to a person’s trauma. Here is a collection of the types of trauma.
It’s given that PTSD changes us, but how exactly does it work and what can we do to improve our mental health?
There is no guide to overcoming post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Still, mental health professionals have observed some trends among people who successfully treat their PTSD. It all begins with identifying symptoms and then finding a way to keep them under control.
Our brains have unique ways of responding to trauma when it occurs or when we re-live its memories. By understanding these, you have a better chance at overcoming post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). A person may suffer from PTSD when: Experiences a traumatic event. Witnesses a traumatic event. Hears about a traumatic event (rare). Whatever this
Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a form of anxiety that develops after someone experiences a traumatic event. People are diagnosed with complex PTSD (C-PTSD) when they’ve symptoms continue after months or years . It can often be difficult for people with PTSD to let go of their traumatic event. No matter what your personal experience
A guide on sexual assault and the effects it has due to PTSD.