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So I have this problem where whenever I have one bad experience associated with a certain object or place or even person, my natural instinct tells me to avoid those things...
chasetheweirdo8 chasetheweirdo8 13-15, M 6 Responses Apr 3

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Post onset, complex PTSD to be exact. It comes from when I was a kid. I was adopted by my grandparents whom were pretty much every type of abusive as it gets. I'm pretty much a...
mentalbrix mentalbrix 31-35, M 1 Response Apr 2

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I was diagnosed with PTSD last year after a nervous breakdown. I was abused as a child it really messed me up but some reason something happened to me last year and i reached a...
notmymothersdaughter notmymothersdaughter 36-40, F 3 Responses Mar 29

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I've seen a few people...maybe that's why I'm the way I am
BeyondGreenEyes BeyondGreenEyes 31-35, F Mar 29

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I was diagnosed with PTSD in 2014 because of the gang rape I went through and I get flash back of it when I sleep every now and then it was horrible to go through and the flash...
kmccrady12653 kmccrady12653 18-21, F 5 Responses Mar 28

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i saw a little kitten being like squashed by a car last year during my vacation... i shivered that time and checked my neck :/
Potchii Potchii 22-25, M Mar 28

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I am not married to but have been in a serious relationship for 2 years with a retired soldier who suffers with severe PTSD at 34 years old. He is the first soldier I have dated...
AB81713 AB81713 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 28

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When I was in savannah Ga.... Staying at a motel... I went to the office just as a black guy was shot through the head and fell through a plate glass window and lay in a puddle of...
6deviant9 6deviant9 18-21, M 4 Responses Mar 26

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When I was 13 years old, I was up at the farm with my grandma. She was my idol growing up and still is to this day. I looked up to her and have always considered her my favorite...
boklenHolley7 boklenHolley7 16-17, F 2 Responses Mar 25

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I was diagnosed with PTSD in November 2014. I believe I have had this condition since I was a child. I have had many different experiences which have led me to where I am today...
malifrgr malifrgr 46-50, F 2 Responses Mar 22

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I'm married the love of my life 5yr ago and when he survived a life threatening medical condition that was service connected the man I knew died and left behind the worst in human...
endlessstruggle endlessstruggle 41-45, F Mar 20

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I was just officially diagnosed in December 2014. I've talked about past traumas with my therapists before, but never got a formal dx. I have the flashbacks, nightmares and major...
Shonnie Shonnie 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 19

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I think the anxiety and depression are caused by the PTSD/ the trauma itself. I don't think I'd be depressed or this anxious if it weren't for the trauma. It's still god awful...
bluecupcakes bluecupcakes 18-21, F Mar 18

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Was diagnosed with symptoms of ptsd and trauma, 3 years ago.i've been going to therapy for 4 years. different therapists. I find therapy helpful. The struggle can be difficult...
mixieloca mixieloca 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 13

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