Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a mental health condition that is triggered by a terrifying event. Some common symptoms associated with PTSD are flashbacks, nightmares, severe anxiety & depression
Spread and Share - PTSD Awareness. It can affect MANY DIFFERENT people not just Veterans and Law Enforcement. There is a lot of help for those who survive, because suicide rates are high among PTSD sufferers.
EMDR (Eye movement desensitization and reprocessing therapy) was developed by Francine Shapiro to treat Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), which causes significant physical changes within the brain as a result of trauma.
The list of causes is not limited to the above. The important piece to note is that not only veterans experience PTSD, and it's not always because of war. This list may also be used as a checklist for triggers.