Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a real illness. You can get PTSD after living through or seeing a traumatic event, such as war, a hurricane, sexual assault, physical abuse, or a bad accident. PTSD makes you feel stressed and afraid after the danger is over. It affects your life and the people around you.
PTSD can cause problems like
PTSD starts at different times for different people. Signs of PTSD may start soon after a frightening event and then continue. Other people develop new or more severe signs months or even years later. PTSD can happen to anyone, even children.
Treatment may include talk therapy, medicines, or both. Treatment might take 6 to 12 weeks. For some people, it takes longer.
NIH: National Institute of Mental Health
With alternative therapies, you can overcome and manage PTSD symptoms and conditions. there are many therapies which lessen this disorder and help you to re-wire the stress that has affected your brain and muscle memory. Massage Therapy, Reiki Healing, Bio-Feedback just to name a few. Check out our Healing page for alternative therapies and healers who can help you overcome the long term damaging effects of PTSD.
PTSD (post traumatic stress disorder) and what is ptsd?
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