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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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