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Metro Center Outlook: PTSD Services/Support

People with PTSD continue to be severely depressed and anxious for months or even years following the traumatic event. These events can range from natural disasters to a sudden death of a loved one and includes any event where one feels their life is being threatened. Dr. Deborah Beidel, Executive Director of UCF RESTORES, Janet… Read More »

PTSD Warning Signs

It can happen after a violent event, a natural disaster, an accident, or after the death of a loved one, Post-traumatic stress disorder, or PTSD, is a mental health condition caused by a traumatic event. “Some people if they develop it, it can last for a couple of years, it can last for most of… Read More »

Child and Adolescent Posttraumatic Stress (PTSD)

Not all wounds of PTSD can be seen. Child abuse and neglect come in many different forms. Traumatic events such as a life threatening injury, a natual disaster, and death of a loved one can also cause PTSD in children. We commonly see children and teens suffer from PTSD who have been physically, verbally, sexually,… Read More »