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I Have Post-traumatic Stress Disorders

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorders anonymous support group with information on diagnosis, treatment, symptoms, along with personal stories and experiences with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorders. You're not alone. 49 People

    Honestly, this one story is pretty harsh.

    At a college in Nebraska, it was completely boring. Extremely isolated and not much to eat besides McDonald's. I did not have to work, but I was part of the golf team, which traveled frequently. There was a gap in our season because of the holidays and the snowy weather. So...
    Efostere Efostere 22-25, F 1 Response Dec 10, 2013

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    Stress...

    I live life and life its self makes you stressed, i suffer from ptsd due to getting raped (there is a story about it on my page) i suffer with it everyday i worry and stress like there is no tomorrow....sometimes i wish my brain would just stop thinking....its to the point that i...
    MissUnperfect MissUnperfect 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 2, 2012

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    Neurosis Is the Norm

    I suffer from extreme social anxiety that has developed as I have grown into adulthood.  Major depression with dystopia and neurosis and personality conflicts follow close behind.  I believe the foundation for all of this CRAP is the few childhood sexual...
    greybull26 greybull26 26-30, F Sep 30, 2009

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    3 Years Old

    i have ptsd due to the fact i was mulested repeatedly since i was 3 years old now i live my life in fear and reliving my trama evert single day my flash backs are so strong sometimes i cant stand going through them i started emdr a year ago but never finished i hope i can get...
    italianbaby2013 italianbaby2013 18-21, F Feb 1, 2012

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    The Past Haunts Me

    Now my story isn't so tragic but all my life I was made fun of severely to a point where my old friend posted fat fliers about me with my cellphone number on them around school. I remember I heard everyone laughing and when I turned around there was a mob of people...
    simplicityx simplicityx 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 1, 2009

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    Post-traumatic Stress

    Post-traumatic stress,Not a friend of mine,I know,Been there,Done that,Massive quakes,I foresaw,To a tee,Only the beginning,Since then,Post-traumatic stress,I've known,Hope one day,It'll be no more.
    startinover1 startinover1 46-50 Apr 3, 2012

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    I'm Not Defined By A Disability

    One of the problems in having PTSD is the social stigma surrounding it and other emotional and mental disorders. The media and others have portayed people with PTSD as psychos who go postal on others. This narrow minded thinking has cause untold damage and made it difficult for...
    judylnclncty judylnclncty 51-55, F 2 Responses Sep 14, 2011

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    My World As I Know It

    in 2007 i was diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder i am manic depressive i have low self esteem and i have female medical condition and this all within the last 10 years ever since my mom died in 1999 i feel my world is turned upside down i feel lost and confused with no...
    aprilk aprilk 31-35 1 Response Jul 12, 2009

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    Related Experiences

    I have a 12 year old son. I am sure that he is an Indigo child. I know coz all the traits he displayed. Intelligent, Creative , Peculiar behaviour that do not go well with...
    broganteng broganteng 46-50, M 6 hrs ago

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    yep, hello everyone, so am 21 years old, male and have gone through quite some bad thing in the recent years. When i was 114 or 15, i was sexually abused by a man who was 20 years...
    wawa0000 wawa0000 18-21, M 19 hrs ago

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    I'm not so sure about this but after i read many articles and medical site i think i suffer from PTSD (post traumatic stress disorder). It caused by unpleasant or grisly experience...
    elishahr elishahr 18-21, F 4 Responses 1 day ago

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    Currently, I'm living with my mother, my younger and older brothers. I'm the only daughter so you would've thought that I would have some leeway with somethings. Unfortunately...
    Mikraqueen Mikraqueen 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    It was during the summer. I was out of school and house hopping since I had no stable home to go back to. It was a difficult year. I felt like dying every day. I had bouts of...
    starsheepie starsheepie 22-25, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    I never thought that it would happen. Especially not like this. I never thought of my family to become a divorced family. It was during my senior year of high school. Just last...
    YoSavvyGirl YoSavvyGirl 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I find a lot of people on EP have misunderstandings about what borderline personality disorder is (like mixing up different disorders). So for anyone coming on this page for...
    AnonymousKCQ AnonymousKCQ 22-25, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I'm thinking of deleting my account since I get no actual help from anybody on here. Besides tons of people would be better off without me. I don't think I'll do it yet, but I see...
    TheAutomaticMan TheAutomaticMan 16-17, M 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    Would you join? I have made a community for people suffering from depression, anxiety, personality disorders, bullying, abuse, self-harming, suicidal ideation....pretty much life...
    driftingalone driftingalone 16-17, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I love my wife dearly. On many levels, she and I are perfect for one another. Since I found her, I don't even see other women the same way that I used to.That being said, I have a...
    Stepdadoutside Stepdadoutside 36-40, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    taking a stress today. telling ep cuz I have no one else
    njoceanbreezes njoceanbreezes 41-45, F 6 Responses 6 days ago

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    it's official...I need to leave my house. my parents rely on me too much and my brother does nothing to help us. I have so many responsibilities with my school work. I'm a 4.0...
    marckengenie1 marckengenie1 18-21, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    Hi, I stumbled upon this site while searching ( as iv done thousands of times, for yeeears now) in hopes that I can find some magical supplement to cure the living hell that my...
    Hopelesslyfallen Hopelesslyfallen 31-35, F a week ago

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    School, mostly. I won't go into family because I rarely think about it. But school is the thing that is causing my stress levels to go so high, I've checked it out and I have high...
    GiddyX GiddyX 16-17, F Feb 1

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    I'm 16 years old and I have been diagnosed with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. I feel like I shouldn't even talk about it because I haven't been in combat or went too war like...
    Vulcanan Vulcanan 22-25, M 6 Responses Feb 1

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    I've been struggling with dissociative episodes, caused by traumatic abuses of my childhood. It's like being half conscious, and I feel no will to move. I'm heavy. I'm numb or...
    malanxious malanxious 22-25, F 2 Responses Feb 1

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    A MUCH darker side. It haunts me. Tortures me. It dangles it's twisted fantasies in front of my eyes until I'm completely numb to the shock. I almost want to do it, whatever it is...
    FluttershyLabeouf FluttershyLabeouf 18-21, M 2 Responses Feb 1

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    I wish that I had been properly warned about the worst possible side effects of an RX drug that ruined my nervous system. I have found other people on this site who have developed...
    Boshie Boshie 61-65, F 1 Response Jan 31

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    Does anyone else feel that regression is the key to ultimate stress relief? I know I have come home from a really hard day and been really stressed out..... but that soon changes...
    Noadultspace Noadultspace 36-40, M 1 Response Jan 31

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    I did not realize my childhood was ****** up until.. I experienced loads of therapy. As an 8 year old child, I thought I liked cleaning, if you can believe it. "What 8 year old...
    katysailinghome katysailinghome 22-25, F Jan 30

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    Now more than ever. How could it have gotten so bad? Why so hard just to maintain my sense of self and reality, its like every day is a fight just to find who i really am, and yet...
    xseventyXsevenx xseventyXsevenx 18-21, M Jan 28

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    I have honestly a whole lot going on in my mind right now and I really just want to get into a ditch and scream my lungs out. I just want to scream so loudly that no one can hear...
    StephlyBoz StephlyBoz 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 28

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    Quite possibly the worst mix of mental disorders one could possibly be diagnosed with. I have moments where all three clash and it literally feels like I am going crazy. It's scary...
    iSpyce iSpyce 31-35 Jan 28

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    The stress build up is SO real, I seriously feel like I'm about to have a 2007 Britney Spears moment any day now. I'm making myself sick to where I don't want to eat, I pushed my...
    BaybeehToess16 BaybeehToess16 18-21, F 3 Responses Jan 27

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    I faked an ****** tonight. Many factors are weighing on my mind causing me to stress over everything. I've had a couple days to dwell on all the upcoming changes and I'm a bit...
    GirlGonePostal GirlGonePostal 36-40, F 6 Responses Jan 27

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    After surviving a traumatic childhood, and 2 physically and emotionally abusive marriages, it is no wonder I have anxiety. I can fall asleep, but can not stay asleep. Night terrors...
    angelwings626 angelwings626 46-50, F Jan 26

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    My stress level is higher than it has ever been. I am getting on a plane with my daughter tomorrow to take her back to Alaska, I don't have any money to feed her during this 14...
    MinkeyMouse MinkeyMouse 26-30, F 2 Responses Jan 25

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    I like my job. It's challenging and fulfilling. It is, however, intense. I get there at 645am and often I get so lost in the work and the activities of the day that I lose track of...
    ijustneed2talk ijustneed2talk 46-50, F Jan 25

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    My first time was in 8th grade, im in 10th right now, btw. I got caught cutting myself. I went 5 times in the span of two years. I also had eating disorders, anorexia at first...
    lekearns99 lekearns99 16-17, F 2 Responses Jan 22

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    I feel like the most negative person on earth, I feel like I hurt everyone who comes near me, I feel that if I talk to a person about all that's going through my head I'll make...
    Silentsuffer Silentsuffer 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 22

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    I have a bad habit of stressing a lot especially with my friends. One of my friends I try my best to hangout with but he is usually bust or wants to just workout. Whenever I try...
    nickolasb20 nickolasb20 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 22

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    *Its kinda long, sorry My ex and I dated for about 7 months before I got pregnant. He wasn't too happy about the news, but eventually he came around. He was so kind and nurturing...
    Lia001 Lia001 18-21, F 3 Responses Jan 21

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    Okay so not exactly PTSD but it was the only thing I could find that kinda fits with what happened today. I was on a bus heading out to a hiking trail. I was listening to music...
    londonbr1dge londonbr1dge 18-21, F 4 Responses Jan 21