PTSD

February 1, 2016

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What is PTSD? (Whiteboard Video)
Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) - Delayed stress reaction in which an individual reexperiences emotional, cognitive, and behavioral aspects of past trauma.

Common Symptoms or issues related to PTSD

  • Distraction
  • Disorganized
  • Experience memory difficulties
  • Psychic numbing to everyday events
  • Feel alienated
  • Problems sleeping
  • Survivors guilt
  • Difficulty concentrating
  • Exaggerated startle response