Day 22 – PTSD in adults from childhood trauma

PTSD – Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, is one of those illnesses that has a spectrum. Many people go undiagnosed and it is just put down to the individual having a “bad character” , “bad personality ” or just simply a “bad person” all together!

PTSD can be as a result of events such as:

1. Serious accidents such as road traffic accidents.
2. Bereavement
3. Sexual assault
4. Physical assault
5. Traumatic childbirth; and many more!

Those who suffer from the more serious PTSD symptoms are to seek help and this can be in the form of therapy such as:

CBT- Cognitive Behavioural therapy
And many others.

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