Category: PTSD

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From Victim to Survivor: Find Your X…but First, Find Your (Wh)Y? | Lauren Book | TEDxOxford

The childhood trauma Lauren Book suffered robbed her of her childhood, but forced her to learn how to find her voice and rebuild her life…

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‘You’ve made my life a living hell’

https://www.nzherald.co.nz/index.cfm?objectid=12251669&ref=twitter A young woman subjected to repeated rapes by a man who treated her like his “sex slave” said he had made her life “a…

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The psychological problems with trigger warnings

PTSD diagnosis requires you to meet a set of criteria. A central one is direct or vicarious experience of threatened or actual death, threatened or…

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One in three school principals show signs of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

A significant number of school principals in New Zealand show symptoms of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), a survey has found. One in three of those in…

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Voice analysis software may help diagnose PTSD

Doctors have long understood that people with psychiatric disorders may speak differently than individuals who do not have mental health problems, researchers note in Depression…

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Anxiety could be causing your brain fog

INSIDER: 8 things that could be causing your brain fog.https://www.thisisinsider.com/brain-fog-causes-2019-4 Although it seems like a condition on its own, brain fog is actually a symptom…

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Dissociative identity disorder & sexual abuse

Sybil: A Brilliant Hysteric? | Retro Report | The New York Times https://www.webmd.com/mental-health/dissociative-identity-disorder-multiple-personality-disorder#1 Dissociative identity disorder (previously known as multiple personality disorder) is thought to…

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Adverse childhood experiences

http://bit.ly/2SplWY2 The ACES test that we use in California screens for ten forms of childhood trauma – five personal, five familial. Personal traumas: Physical abuse…

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Huffington Post – Help Your Children Handle Stress And Anxiety

  It’s hard for anyone to deal with stress and anxiety, but it’s especially hard for children. Michele Kambolis, a clinical therapist and author, joined…

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Dolph Lundgren: You had all of the escape plans going on

http://grantland.com/hollywood-prospectus/dolph-lundgren-skin-trade-q-and-a/ You had all of the escape plans going on. Escape behavior. How can I not have to deal with this feeling of being unsafe?…

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