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PTSD – Loss Of A Loved One I The Speakmans

Grief affects people in many different ways. Its an emotion that we will all have to face at sometime. However, if that grief is coupled with trauma, help is needed. Jayne suffered for seven years and after feeling she couldn’t move forward she contacted Nik and Eva. Subscribe to The Speakmans’ YouTube channel for more… Read More »

POLICE OFFICER SUICIDE ATTEMPT DUE TO PTSD I The Speakmans

Add summary with keywords] Subscribe to The Speakmans’ YouTube channel for more tips: https://goo.gl/Lgzxjw Police Officer Gareth Roberts wrote to the Speakmans just hours after trying to take his own life. He was riddled with guilt after failing to save the victims of a car crash, five of whom died in front of him. ‘I… Read More »

PTSD From Fatal Road Traffic Accident I The Speakmans

PTSD From Fatal Road Traffic Accident Subscribe to The Speakmans’ YouTube channel for more tips: https://goo.gl/Lgzxjw On 1st April 2007 Holly Taylor was first on the scene of a fatal car crash of which one of the passengers had been dismembered, and due to what she witnessed and the traumas she endured since, she was… Read More »

PTSD Following Violent Attack I The Speakmans

Prison Officer Attack PTSD Subscribe to The Speakmans’ YouTube channel for more tips: https://goo.gl/Lgzxjw Whilst on duty ten years ago Cliff Goodwin, a father and former prison guard was brutally attacked by a prisoner. He was punched in the face and required reconstructive surgery on his nose. In the subsequent tussle he feared for his… Read More »

PTSD Following Saxual Assault I The Speakmans

PTSD following Rape Subscribe to The Speakmans’ YouTube channel for more tips: https://goo.gl/Lgzxjw Sarah was the victim of a sex attack 14 years ago, but she was left so traumatised she struggles to talk about that night and has not been able to leave the house alone since. Talking about her ordeal, Sarah said, “I… Read More »

Family Murders PTSD I The Speakmans

A teenager fled for her life as her stepfather shot dead three relatives leaving her with chronic PTSD Subscribe to The Speakmans’ YouTube channel for more tips: https://goo.gl/Lgzxjw Laura McGoldrick is possibly one of the worst cases of PTSD imaginable. Laura lost 3 family members who were shot and killed in front of her by… Read More »

Terror Attack PTSD – Group Therapy I The Speakmans

Subscribe to The Speakmans’ YouTube channel for more tips: https://goo.gl/Lgzxjw After working with individuals from the Sousse terror attack, a support group from the Tunisia attacks approached Nik and Eva requesting their help. A group session was arranged and 25 people were able to attend, four of who have their individual experiences and struggles since… Read More »

Loss Of A Child Grief & PTSD I The Speakmans

PTSD From Losing A Child Subscribe to The Speakmans’ YouTube channel for more tips: https://goo.gl/Lgzxjw In March 2000 Anita Williamson suffered an unimaginable loss when her 3yr old son was killed by a dustbin lorry. Anita says she now just exists, has no quality of life, and has lost all the memories of her son.… Read More »

PTSD Following Major Surgery I The Speakmans

PTSD Following Major Surgery Subscribe to The Speakmans’ YouTube channel for more tips: https://goo.gl/Lgzxjw Louise McDonald developed severe PTSD after she donated a kidney and incurred several complications. In addition to this, her younger brother died unexpectedly in his sleep, leaving Louise with an all encompassing fear of dying too and being concerned that she… Read More »

Police Officer with PTSD After Vicious Attack I The Speakmans

Police Officer with PTSD After Vicious Attack Subscribe to The Speakmans’ YouTube channel for more tips: https://goo.gl/Lgzxjw Russell Dean was a police officer who was left traumatised and terrified after an attack on duty. Now medically retired at the age of 29 because of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), the former officer is too scared to… Read More »

PTSD From Knife Attack I The Speakmans

PTSD From Knife Attack Subscribe to The Speakmans’ YouTube channel for more tips: https://goo.gl/Lgzxjw In March 2011, Andrew Osbourne set off for his job as a security guard at the supermarket where he had worked for over 20 years. But just over an hour into his shift, Andrew was attacked by a man who had… Read More »

Domestic Violence Murder I The Speakmans

Domestic Violence Leading To Murder And Sisters PTSD Subscribe to The Speakmans’ YouTube channel for more tips: https://goo.gl/Lgzxjw Zara Ashton’s life was shattered in a split second when she found her sister Linzi’s battered body hidden under a duvet on 29 June 2013. Linzi, who was 25, suffered 108 injuries including being strangled with a… Read More »

PTSD London Terrorist Bombings 7/7/2005 I The Speakmans

PTSD London Terrorist Bombings 7/7/2005 Subscribe to The Speakmans’ YouTube channel for more tips: https://goo.gl/Lgzxjw Former transport police officer Paul Curran’s life was left in tatters after witnessing firsthand the horrors of the London bombings on 7/7/2015. After suffering from PTSD for over 10 years, he lost his job, his wife and at rock bottom… Read More »