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I woke up, middle of last night, attempting to break my own neck. Acting out being attacked in my dreams again. I have slept well in two weeks. I flinch now, throughout the day...
AlleywayGospel AlleywayGospel 26-30, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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I was diagnosed today for PTSD PASS & depression. My dr wants me to take an anti depression because I know I can't handle what's going on by myself.. But has anyone else tried more...
kros10 kros10 26-30, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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Into myself, I fall and I feel what I thought to be reality slipping away. The tremors start and all fades to black. Meaning is lost in a torrent of confusion and the panic hits...
Aurinne Aurinne 36-40, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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People get PTSD from real traumatic events. Unfortunately they often get accused of paranoia on the grounds that they are afraid of things that most people are not afraid of. The...
GreenButtercup GreenButtercup 36-40, F Aug 9

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Most of my life's trauma has come from my father killing himself when I was 15. I ended up with PTSD over his actions. When my father killed himself it was 1985 in a small Kansas...
2Lostinlife 2Lostinlife 41-45, F 2 Responses Aug 8

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What to do when you can't talk about it? Will it ever subside? The flashbacks, the anger and hostility. Heavily medicated for other mental illnesses, but there are none to take...
howlingfantods howlingfantods 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 6

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When I was 11 years old, I moved to a new town and lived in the "ghetto." I had never felt accepted at my old school, so I made sure to get into whatever group would accept me. I...
hiself hiself 13-15, M 1 Response Aug 5

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At least I'm pretty sure I do. I have not been diagnosed by a medical doctor but this would really make the most sense. I'm in a low phase right now, I'm moody, hate everything...
123sotired 123sotired 31-35 Aug 3

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when i was 16 i was attacked and ever since i have had flashbacks, panic attacks and hear voices, i also have a range of other mental health problems aswell, never thought an...
fantasycaver fantasycaver 22-25, F 5 Responses Aug 2

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I am not married, not yet, but hope to be in the near future. My boyfriend is a retired infantry soldier who served two tours in Iraq. I have only known him since he was retired...
Serenity14 Serenity14 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 21

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When I was younger I joined the US Army, thinking how great it would be to serve my country. Well after basic training we were given a mentality about when we get to our unit we...
Titanmeatcat Titanmeatcat 26-30 2 Responses Jul 19

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I'm 20 and, last week, I crashed my car in a rainy night with four childern onboard (I worked as a summer camp counsellor, it was an emergency). Nobody got hurt, though I still...
Angel7Enigma Angel7Enigma 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 16

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I have been battling depression since high school, PTSD since high school, and anxiety all my life. More recently (over the past 2.5 yrs) I have had many melt downs and have hit...
tig1991 tig1991 22-25, F Jul 15

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