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It's not that I won't, I physically and mentally can't, but nobody seems to understand that and forces me to go - which merely results in...
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my new physciatrist put me on 250mg of Depakote. I havent taken it twice a day as directed but once so far and at night. drowsy occasiona...
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I struggle with nightmares, I feel like I get them at least 2-5 times a week. This is my biggest symptom that I struggle with. In my ever...
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My wife of 15 years has had ongoing mental health issues that she says stem from being raped at 16. Now, over 25 years later she has had ...
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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 o...
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I already felt I was experiencing trauma or PTSD when my dad's 32 year old younger girlfriend got pregnant. She had the baby 4 months ear...
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I get so hypervigilant around people in public, when they are behind me. I feel on edge and worried, even though I know inside they are n...
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Basically all my life my mom mentally abused me screamed yelled told me i was a failure one time when i was 11 she kicked me out of the h...
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So I know its 2:30 am of course I can't sleep , I'm 20 years old I've relapsed once since 11/16/2013 by smoking a perk 30 ( my first time...
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Does anyone else with PTSD have a hard time remembering to actually eat? I put it off in the morning because it just makes me feel sick a...
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Hi I'm a 17 year old female and I suffer from PTSD from rape and verbal/physical abuse . It is exactly 5:04 am where I live (Washington D...
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in 1995 i set out to burgle a social culb , with 3 friends , i was 19 at the time , unknowing to me it was a police sting , 50 officers w...
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Do you think it is possible to have PTSD from graphic and terrifying dreams? I have been thinking about this for a while, after I had...
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The first twenty years of my life had a variety of chronic torture & abuse. As a child my home life constantly shifted and alcohol, physi...
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Hi! I just did MRI last week and they found perivascular space 8 mm. I`m only 26 years old and its scares me, because I read it`s normal ...
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Well here might a be a different story for you guys since this is a rare occurrence. I'm a 20 year old male. When I was younger 16 to be ...
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Im a 25 year old female. I left my abuser for almost a year now. We have zero contact with each other. I moved changed my number have no ...
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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 f...
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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 yo...
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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 t...
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