Tag Archives: sexual assault

Lady Gaga Suffers From post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)

Lady Gaga performs inside the Reynolds Coliseum on the campus of North Carolina State University in November. New York (CNN)Lady Gaga made a powerful announcement to a group of young LGBT people in New York — she suffers from post traumatic stress disorder. Gaga revealed that she suffers from the debilitating mental illness at Harlem’s… Read More »

Lady Gaga Suffers From post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)

Lady Gaga performs inside the Reynolds Coliseum on the campus of North Carolina State University in November. New York (CNN)Lady Gaga made a powerful announcement to a group of young LGBT people in New York — she suffers from post traumatic stress disorder. Gaga revealed that she suffers from the debilitating mental illness at Harlem’s… Read More »

Childhood Trauma: Managing PTSD Through Therapy | Julia Torres Barden | TEDxGraceStreetWomen

Julia Torres Barden bravely shares her story of trauma. Kidnapped and raped when she was nine, Julia finds her way home afterwards, only to be further traumatized when the adults in her life don’t notice she’s in shock and has been terrorized. Already having been exposed to various types of abuse and childhood trauma, Julia… Read More »

Triggered PTSD with anxiety – dancing, singing to Sunny – part 2

My name is Xanthe Wyse. I have been diagnosed with bipolar disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) & social anxiety disorder which all come with anxiety and panic attacks. I have learned a lot of ways to help manage my conditions which I share in my videos. I was triggered in my last video (near end… Read More »

Social Distancing, Isolation and How It May Impact The Mental Health Community

Learn more about the foundation we started for survivors here: https://cptsdfoundation.org Welcome back to my channel. We have all been showing up here for over 5 years, almost 6 years now. A growing collective of adult survivors of childhood trauma from all over the globe (185+ countries) come here and we gather together every Monday… Read More »

freeze response and complex PTSD

why is it that some people freeze? why did I have this “out of body” experience? The freeze response is a key predictor if someone is going to develop PTSD or not…. get free 3 part video series https://www.tanjawindegger.com/p/life_after_trauma *** join our closed FB group *** https://www.facebook.com/groups/124457354918524/ ————————————– follow me on social media 🙂 ————————————–… Read More »

PTSD & Sexual Assault #MeToo

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder is common among sexual assault survivors. In this video, Dr. Robert Bray discusses the connection between sexual abuse and PTSD, and shares some tips for assessing and managing PTSD. ▶︎︎FEATURED RESOURCES◀ ➤ To Start Your Sexual Abuse Healing Journey now in the privacy of your own home for no cost, please visit… Read More »

Shame and disgust with sexual trauma

An uncomfortable topic for me to talk about. I have post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) mainly from a childhood sexual abuse trauma plus a rape trauma as an adult. I also have bipolar 1 disorder and have experienced extremes of hyposexuality (very low libido) and hypersexuality (very high libido) associated with mood states of depression and… Read More »

Sexual Assault and PTSD

Sexual Assault and PTSD (Recovery is Possible!) Post traumatic stress disorder is a common response to having lived through a sexual assault. Sometimes the PTSD symptoms occur right away, and sometimes they occur after many years. EMDR, eye movement desensitization and reprocessing, can help cure PTSD naturally. PTSD symptoms include avoidance, intrusive thoughts, and hypervigilance.… Read More »

PTSD

Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD)[note 1] is a mental disorder that can develop after a person is exposed to a traumatic event, such as sexual assault, warfare, traffic collisions, or other threats on a person’s life.[1] Symptoms may include disturbing thoughts, feelings, or dreams related to the events, mental or physical distress to trauma-related cues, attempts… Read More »

Consent, Sexual Assault, Freezing during Rape

What is consent? What isn’t consent. Consent involves being responsive and an active participant in sex, enjoying themselves and able to withdraw consent at any time (which can’t be done if someone is asleep, passed out drunk, sedated or in a freeze and shutdown state with dissociation). Coercion such as threats to cheat to pressure… Read More »

PTSD – part 2 – Shutdowns, sexual trauma

TW: brief mention of sexual assault. Continuing from part 1, this video explains more about what shutdowns are like (a key feature of the PTSD from trauma in children under 6 years old). It takes time for PTSD to develop full symptoms and avoidance and shutdowns are the main features for PTSD as a young… Read More »