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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. 45 People

    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    Related Experiences

    I just became aware that the police were at my CPA meeting at parkside ,no body from the early intervention told me that there will be police presence at my meeting so I'm chocked...
    Anonymous79ea Anonymous79ea 31-35, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    Sounds like me. I gotta be the most messed up person in existence. I'm such a waste of space. I can't work or even leave the house unless someone is with me.
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 1 Response Feb 16

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    I have been called crazy multiple times in my life, I'm not fishing for compliments. They're right by the clinical definition. My past from what I can remember has been fairly...
    Edg3Runn3r Edg3Runn3r 26-30, M 1 Response Feb 9

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    Full Name: Jeffrey “Jeff” Cook Gender: Male Age: 19 Birthday: March 17 Nationality: Irish American Hair Color: Orange Eye Color: Green Skin Color: Pale Body Type: Ectomorphic...
    HowArtThou HowArtThou 18-21, F a week ago

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    I keep waking up in the night. I keep claiming it's due to insomnia but I don't think it's as simple as that I'm sure some therapist would call it post traumatic stress.   I...
    lilygeorge12 lilygeorge12 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 1

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    Hi everyone -- I'm here to share my story about how I halted the majority of my depression and PTSD symptoms through diet change. :) I've suffered from depression for my entire...
    annexthecelt annexthecelt 22-25, F Feb 9

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    My wife asked me to go with her to attend a surprise 50th birthday party for her boss, which included a room full of people I did not know. Just her asking me caused immediate...
    rolywynne rolywynne 46-50, M 1 Response Feb 17

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    I have them as long as I remember myself, there is no logic or rhythm to it. My biological clock is not set to any default.
    axon1001 axon1001 41-45, M 18 hrs ago

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    I'm currently a sophomore in high school. We've started scheduling for junior year. It's extremely stressful...everyone around me already knows their major, the adults talk about...
    BroguesAndJeans BroguesAndJeans 13-15, F 1 Response 47 mins ago

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    I am a psychology student, but I am not a typical one. I study mental disorders on my own. I read stories of poor girls being raped, I go to the library and borrow books about...
    littlelittlepooky littlelittlepooky 18-21, F Feb 11

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    I am 16 years old and I have trichotillomania. I was 9 when I first started I had gotten in fight that day and started pulling my hair out. When my parents saw I told them it was...
    dafinest dafinest 26-30, F 2 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    My experience with college is magnified by my experience in high school. I absolutely loved high school. I met so many great friends, and we weren't friends because of proximity...
    SaintJasonC SaintJasonC 18-21, M 4 days ago

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    I really need to tell someone about the struggle I am going through and I thought this was a good place to start. I was bulimic for 6 years, sometimes purging up to 4 times a day...
    needhelp03 needhelp03 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I stumbled across this literally about half an hour ago while surfing the net and I think I may actually have this. It may be a result of my ADHD/ADD (I have yet to get it tested...
    divermel divermel 18-21, F Jan 26

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    A Constant Battle I find being social extremely tiring and a bit timid to bring the stress on myself. It's not that I don't act myself around friends, I do. It's just a...
    Phoenix3439 Phoenix3439 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 12

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    Hi everyone.... last Monday I had to go to hospital because I was burning up with fever and I had these awful painful lumps on my private parts. I had had aches and pains all over...
    completelygutted completelygutted 36-40, F 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    The Aptly Named KurMujun My ******* temper just can't take it,sometimes.I don't like being tested and defied.Something happens during...
    KurMujunTheJoker KurMujunTheJoker 18-21, M 10 hrs ago

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    Hello Like many of you, this is my first DWI and I am scared out of my mind. I decided to post here because I feel like I can relate to many of you: First time offender with an...
    AG06 AG06 26-30 3 Responses Feb 13

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    I live in a stress bubble. Everything is always on my mind building up a great mountain in my path which has no path around and is impossible to scale.
    KevinAdams123 KevinAdams123 31-35, M 8 hrs ago

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    i don't know how people change,,, with time,,, when things are smooth and funny you love it,,, but when situation changes you hate the same thing in different times,,, hahaha...
    mdbest4u mdbest4u 26-30, M 6 hrs ago

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    My manager just called and asked if I wanted to work tonight. I'm a bit new, I need the money but my job gives me an unhealthy amount of stress. I almost cried and nearly had a...
    emmeliarochester emmeliarochester 16-17, F 6 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    So I see people all the time posting stuff like 'this person is awful don't talk to him/her' and I feel that if I don't reply to everyone all the time, that someone will do it to...
    Dreamer216 Dreamer216 13-15, M 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    This is a newer diagnosis for me, happening sometime during the early winter. It was brought up by a new therapist I was seeing (and stopped seeing for unrelated reasons) and then...
    PerturbedBrain PerturbedBrain 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 5

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    I have sleeping disorders, depression, anxiety, and eating disorders. It just really sucks too many pills and my therphist annoys me at times.
    RedDog123321 RedDog123321 18-21, M a week ago

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    well, i'm pretty sure that's where this is going. i have been talking to this boy for exactly two months today. everything has been going perfect- until last night. it was like...
    daydreamer27 daydreamer27 16-17, F 2 Responses Feb 7

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    I'm so stressed out right now. The first thing that is stressing me out is my grades. I'm kind of a perfectionist when it comes to grades so if I get lower than 90% I have a panic...
    IntrovertedKat IntrovertedKat 16-17, F 1 day ago

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    I have a tendency of bottling up things when I'm stressed so I'll try and dish them all out here. I take too much responsibility for others actions and I need to chill out...
    flibsley flibsley 31-35, M 1 day ago

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    My family members (from my father's side) look insecure about themselves. My uncles, my grandparents, even my father share this insecure personality. 1- Usely hesitate before...
    simotaqi simotaqi 22-25 Jan 27

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    I was in prison for four years and nine months it was a traumatic experience for me I get anxiety sometimes out of the blue the rattle of keys the smell on cleaning chemicals all...
    moitiemort moitiemort 31-35, M Jan 28

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    Can guys have eating disorders because i'm the only guy know that has one
    dominick6 dominick6 13-15, M 5 Responses Jan 28

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    Ugh. It's nearly midnight and my legs are still twitching and jumping. I've taken the meds, done all my stretches, taken aspirin, rolled on the foam roller. I'm so sleepy. It...
    Deedle623 Deedle623 51-55, F 3 Responses Jan 29

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    I have gone from a severely traumatic childhood amongst other things to a young women setting out to change the world. I will be opening my own charity towards the end of 2016...
    Kissedbyarose Kissedbyarose 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 29

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    It took a while but I was diagnosed with ADHD-PI, a variant missing the trademark restlessness. The PI means 'predominantly inattentive' and means I struggle to hold focus and find...
    iou1soul iou1soul 22-25, M Feb 5

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    I can never stop thinking about the night I gave birth to my dead son in the hospital :( all alone except for one nurse.. :( it kills me inside. Could you imagine carrying a baby...
    NoRegretsAndNoRemorse NoRegretsAndNoRemorse 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 14

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    Hi everyone! So I'll be posting my full story later but just wanted to do a short version. I'm 17 and was diagnosed in October 2014, they found out it was BCS after only being...
    Abbyrk Abbyrk 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 15

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    My man and I are a perfect match, like two puzzle pieces. His family is filled with psychologists, psychiatrists, and preachers. Even his sister, my friend, is a psyche major that...
    RhombusInTheSquare RhombusInTheSquare 36-40, F 1 Response Feb 17

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    okay so.. i'm young. and i've done things, been through things. my life wasn't the best. i drink, smoke, have sex, i cheated... don't think i did these things because i want to be...
    angelgoinghome angelgoinghome 13-15, F 4 Responses Feb 18

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    I am beyond stressed right now. I honestly feel like I am going to break down, now yes, I am going to be complaining about money, but this is not me asking for money, its just me...
    HisLittleLady HisLittleLady 22-25, F