Tag Archives: sexual assault

How to Talk to Your Family About Your Trauma (Sexual Assault, Abuse, PTSD, Etc.)

One of the hardest things I ever did was talk to my family about my sexual assault and abuse. There are so many things I wish I knew then that I know now – these are a few of them. SUPPORT THIS CHANNEL: https://www.patreon.com/jobeckwith WEBSITE http://www.letstalktrauma.com FACEBOOK http://www.facebook.com/letstalktrauma INSTAGRAM http://www.instagram.com/letstalktrauma TWITTER http://www.twitter.com/letstalktrauma YOUTUBE https://www.youtube.com/user/jo2am FOLLOW… Read More »

Child sexual abuse: Need to be listened | Pooja A Maheshwari | TEDxTaxilaBusinessSchool

“The impact of child sexual abuse can last for a lifetime.” “Depression, anxiety and post traumatic stress disorder is an inevitable part child sexual abuse.” “Let the children know the power of ‘NO’.” “Child sexual abuse is something not to be kept silent about.” Pooja is a Voluntary Educator of very sensitive topic of society… Read More »

PTSD || Mental Health Monday || Lets Talk

I talk about PTSD and the effects it has on peoples lives both those suffering and their loved ones. the time stamp : 02:57 If YOU need to talk Send me an email Helplines: (UK) Samaritans – 116 123 (USA) Suicide Prevention – 1-800-273-8255 (Aus) Life Line – 13 11 14 (UK) Domestic Abuse –… Read More »

US Army asks 'How has serving impacted you?', responses go viral

The responses to the US Army’s question asking how serving in the military impacted people’s lives have gone viral. The responses highlighted the issues of post-traumatic stress disorder, suicide and sexual assault, among others. “We’re mindful of the fact that we’ve to take care of those who came back home with scars we can’t see,”… Read More »

The Worst PTSD Flashback Of My Life

Two days ago, I experienced the worst PTSD flashback of my life. It was of an intensity that far exceeded anything that I have ever experienced before in my life. I share this with you as a way to share the realities of mental illness, thus working on reducing the stigma and enabling people to… Read More »

PTSD Symptoms After My Sexual Assault and How I Deal with Them

Over 15 years ago, I was sexually assaulted. The worst part of this was the PTSD I had to deal with. It sucks, totally. But there is so much we can do about it, and so much I do to take my power back. This is the story of my PTSD symptoms after I was… Read More »

NONE of us can afford to ignore PTSD

When we think of PTSD, the obvious image that comes to mind is the solider back from war yet PTSD is an extricable part of all our lives. Watch this video to learn more Shaili Jain, M.D. is a psychiatrist and PTSD specialist and currently serves as the Medical Director for Integrated Care at the… Read More »

Dealing w/ PTSD| PTSD TRIGGERS VS. RACISM

Sometimes we have gilt about what might trigger us when we have PTSD.. I’ve in the best case scenario when we have a partner that is knowledgeable about ptsd and is understandable and patient.. We’ll get upset with our selves for having all these negative feelings.. Cuz we know it not of partner that way… Read More »