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This community is for discussions relating to Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). Please note, this community is not monitored by professionals, rather questions will be answered by other members of the community.

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I'm 29 yr/ F. I have been dating someone with PTSD for about one year. The relationship began casual, as most do. But after awhile I started developing feelings for him to the point of now being in love with him. Initially he wasn'...
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I was just wondering...because there was a website which claimed that you can, indeed, get PTSD from the death of a pet. There was a news agency that kind of made fun of the website's claim, saying that there is this "trauma gold rush" i...
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i am too scared to ask my psychologist about this, i have been having flashbacks for a long time now of sexual assault when i was much younger (ages 3 to 5 most likely). they can be triggered by events or come out of nowhere. i am feelin...
dreaming_ghosty | Last answer
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My 12 year old kitten died last year and it was a terrible experence. I had many flash back about that last day. Over the past 6 months they are getting less but now my 20 year old kitten died last week. Again it was terrible day and now...
Life360 | Last answer
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Hello everyone. I'm new to this site but I thought I would see if anyone here could help. I am a 29 year old female and I have suffered from PTSD from a repetitive traumatic experience since age 9. I have been in and out of counseling si...
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Evening everyone. Just found this community and am wondering if anyone has any experience with children who have ptsd? My son was diagnosed almost 2.5 years ago (just before turning 9) and haven't been able to find much information or su...
pyrlover | Last answer
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My boyfriend has recently been through some traumatic things and now has PTSD. we have been together a few months and he broke up with me this week out of no where. we have been having arguments about little things like jealousy which ha...
shazawilkinson93 | Last answer
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I heard of dissociation that is dissociation identity disorder or DID. The modern name for Multiple Personality Disorder or MPD or dissociating. Doing things and forgetting you did them. I see cuts on my body and don't recall how the...
artemesia2 | Last answer
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My boyfriend has recently been through some traumatic things and now has PTSD. we have been together a few months and he broke up with me this week out of no where. we have been having arguments about little things like jealousy which ha...
shazawilkinson93 | Last answer
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I was diagnosed with PTSD in 2010 as a civilian contractor in Iraq. I've was in theater since 03. I was escorted my medical staff from Iraq to point of origin. When I got home I couldn't recognized my family at all. I was admitted to a m...
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We've been married almost 20 years. He has always had depression and would go into "dark days". In the last 6 motnhs I have had to call 911 three times!! He has been on 2 - 5150's and they released him last week. 2 days later - h...
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I have been raped for several years. I was hypnotised and pimped out, raped against my will. I have no memory of any of it, but have felt the physical effects of it. It is not something I feel comfortable speaking to anyone about, nor me...
Ashlym1025 | Last answer
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I was just wondering what could someone expect to react if they had PTSD and experienced a new emotional trauma a few years after the original trauma that led to the PTSD. Like would they just freeze up or go into like a Emotional shock ...
Jacson1253 | Last answer
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Hi medhelp, I just want to ask something about what's bothering me recently. I'm 20 yrs old, male. For a background check, I actually have anxiety, but it's manageable. I tend to worry about my health (physical and mental) and my r...
fluxx345 | Last answer
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This is more of a comment then a question. Early this year I was diagnosed with PTSD. I agreed with the diagnosis. In July my therapists thought I had DID. By the end of July My DID was gone. Now they are calling it a severe reaction to...
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Can someone please help me understand better what happened. I don't want to sound selfish about my story in any way. I have been in an on/off relationship with a woman who has PTSD. Something happened in her childhood. She was abused ....
KindheartedinPA | Last answer
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I recently filled a prescription of xanax, of which I lost today. This is the first time I have ever lost my anxiety medication. I suffer from PTSD and have a high level of anxiety. My fiance is pregnant and I am looking for a new job, w...
Jasonsonia | Last answer
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I have always been afraid of taking pills. I tend to get side effects and am so sensitive to medicines. Over the last 5 years I have been under insane amounts of stress... Work stress, fertility struggles, child safety concerns involvi...
Notmyself77 | Last answer
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Hi everyone I am a 22 year old female and I am heart broken. I started talking to Mike,(29 years old) on Facebook early April, he is in the military and is currently on active duty. Anyway, we instantly hit it off, we would talk on the p...
KatJ93 | Last answer
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Are all people diagnosed with DID who have PTSD.? Since I was diagnosed with PTSD I have found lots of (people) sharing my body. One of them is a 2 year old, When ever I get stressed she starts to rock and suck her thumb, I look pretty ...
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