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Two Stories of PTSD

Maria was only 15 when she was attacked by a group of men on the way home from school. They took turns screaming abuse at her and then they...
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Types of PTSD

There are five main types of post-traumatic stress disorder: normal stress response, acute stress disorder, uncomplicated PTSD, comorbid PTSD and complex PTSD. Normal Stress Response The normal stress response...
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PTSD and Older Veterans

From as long ago as Homer’s ancient story of the battle between the Trojans and the Greeks, and the times of the Bible and Shakespeare, military personnel have been...
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Alice’s Story

My name is Alice and I live in New Zealand, and have lived here all my life. I am 24 years old, although I feel like I am still...
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PTSD & Community Violence

Community violence can take many forms: riots, sniper attacks, gang wars and drive-by shootings, and workplace assaults. On a larger scale, terrorist attacks, torture, bombings, war, ethnic cleansing, and...
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