Tag Archives: triggers

PTSD Trauma & Stressor (Episode 102): What I Have Finally Learned In My Medication Journey

We all experience trauma in life. Trauma doesn’t discriminate. Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, C-PTSD and Trauma & Stressor-related Disorder are silent injuries. Not only is it not confined to just our military, first-responders and law enforcement servants, it has many different origins for different people (like you and I). And, the effects of trauma and… Read More »

Your Unspoken Voice Will Be Heard. Trauma, PTSD, irritable, bipolar, processing, mania.

My name is Xanthe Wyse. Diagnosed bipolar disorder (type 1), post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), social anxiety disorder. I have the avoidance and shutdown presentation of PTSD so usually intense emotions are shutdown as so triggering. I can only access anger when mood VERY elevated (high end of hypomania or into mania). Mania is like a… Read More »

PTSD Trauma & Stressor (Episode 98): You Are NOT Alone. The Power of "I believe you."

We all experience trauma in life. Trauma doesn’t discriminate. Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, C-PTSD and Trauma & Stressor-related Disorder are silent injuries. Not only is it not confined to just our military, first-responders and law enforcement servants, it has many different origins for different people (like you and I). And, the effects of trauma and… Read More »

Bipolar hypomania vs mania. Elevated mood. Processing trauma.

My name is Xanthe Wyse. Diagnosed bipolar 1 disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), social anxiety disorder. In elevated mood in this video and recent videos consistent with hypomania for me. Hypomania is elevated mood with bipolar disorder but not full mania. Was prescribed some meds recently for back sprain which have side effects of blurring… Read More »

Processing name change from trauma. Bipolar hypomania, PTSD.

My name is Xanthe Wyse. My former name is Miranda which was stolen from me. I avoid saying my former name. I got triggered around 9 minutes when I did. The tapping of my collarbone was subconscious and it was grounding me to keep me present rather than dissociating while I processed. I have been… Read More »

PTSD Trauma & Stressor (Episode 101): What I Have Learned About My Addiction

We all experience trauma in life. Trauma doesn’t discriminate. Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, C-PTSD and Trauma & Stressor-related Disorder are silent injuries. Not only is it not confined to just our military, first-responders and law enforcement servants, it has many different origins for different people (like you and I). And, the effects of trauma and… Read More »

Paul Lace: PTSD

After finishing my enlistment with the United States Marine Corps, I was left with a mental scar on my conscious. An embedded painful feeling that affected my interpersonal skills, my self-esteem, and my progress towards current goals. I experienced the difficulties of communicating my distress to people in my life, originating from fear of informing… Read More »

PTSD Trauma & Stressor (Episode 76): Achieving Sobriety—-Remember Your Victories!

We all experience trauma in life. Trauma doesn’t discriminate. Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, C-PTSD and Trauma & Stressor-related Disorder are silent injuries. Not only is it not confined to just our military, first-responders and law enforcement servants, it has many different origins for different people (like you and I). And, the effects of trauma and… Read More »