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?
Adjusting to the New Year can be difficult for many. We explore ways in which to embrace the change and how to cope with anxiety and stress.
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?
We all develop coping mechanisms in order to help with our mental health condition. However, these techniques may be doing more harm than good.
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.
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
Just because the doctor said it was okay, doesn’t actually make it okay. One of the leading causes of the opioid epidemic is prescription drug abuse . Many who receive specific medications develop an addiction they feel they have no control over. In turn, when these prescriptions run out, they turn to the streets to
A guide on sexual assault and the effects it has due to PTSD.