It’s PTSD Awareness Month, and PTSD, or post-traumatic stress disorder, is an anxiety problem certain people suffer from caused by traumatic events like combat or a serious accident.
Those suffering from PTSD may relive the event with overwhelming memories, flashbacks, or nightmares that disrupt their day-to-day lives.
Veterans are some of the U.S. citizens most likely to suffer from PTSD.
Homeless vets today are even more likely to be haunted by PTSD than veterans of previous eras were.
Injured soldiers’ sleep issues can be key to improving their rehabilitation and issues with PTSD.
Consider these issues and guidelines if you’re wondering about seeing a therapist for your PTSD.
Learn more about PTSD, its symptoms, treatment, and how to get more help.