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Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

Experiencing trauma can have long-lasting effects. Learn to understand your PTSD, explore treatment options, including therapy, and the many ways to cope.
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How PTSD Is Treated: Is There a Cure?
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PTSD: Coping, Support, and Living Well
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Understanding PTSD in Children
Stressed
Delayed-Onset PTSD Symptoms
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Complex PTSD: Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment
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The Connection Between PTSD and Domestic Violence
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Common Myths Associated With PTSD
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Coping With Re-Experiencing Symptoms in PTSD
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Dissociation: Definition, Symptoms, Traits, Causes, Treatment
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Coping With Subthreshold PTSD
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Seemingly Irrelevant Decisions in PTSD
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How Primary Emotions Affect You
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How Protective Factor Stops PTSD From Occurring
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Secondary Emotions and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
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What Does It Mean to Be 'Triggered?'
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Development of PTSD in Firefighters
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The Psychological Effects of Being in a Detention Center
Every relationship has it's ups and downs
Post-Divorce Trauma and PTSD
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Coping With PTSD Symptoms Following a Shooting
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Effect of Hurricane Katrina on Children
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The Risk of PTSD After a Car Accident
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Are Some Racial Groups More Likely to Develop PTSD?
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The Effects of 9/11 on Faith and Religious Beliefs
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Symptoms of PTSD After a Sexual Assault
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What Exactly Does PTSD Do to the Brain?
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PTSD Rates Among Those Who Experienced 9/11
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Acute Stress Disorder Symptoms and Link to PTSD
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Media Coverage of 9/11 and PTSD in Children
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PTSD and the Psychological Effects of Hurricane Katrina
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Irritability: Definition, Symptoms, Traits, Causes, Treatment
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Trauma: Definition, Symptoms, Traits, Causes, Treatment
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The Positive Side to Your Anxiety
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Destructive Anger in Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
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Hypervigilance as a Symptom of PTSD
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What Factors Are Associated With Risk-Taking Behavior in PTSD?
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Learn About Cognitive Distortion