How would you explain BPT Splitting? Tell us in the Comments! Splitting is known as black and white thinking. A good description since it causes me to only see good or bad with no in-between shades of gray. Splitting is almost exclusively a symptom of BPD. Various doctors have the...
Did you have enough support from family to overcome your PTSD? Share your story to Raise Awareness! In many ways, being diagnosed with PTSD has affected my mental and emotional health. I was sexually and mentally abused as a child. Growing up, I often felt anxious and scared. I did...
How do you stay faithful through hard days? Share to show your support! Back in September of 2000, I fell 25 ft down elevator Shaft. Landed on my head. I was in a coma for 3 weeks at SLU and then was sent to Forest Park Rehab Hospital. Then, I...
Well, before facing this topic I have been meditating and taking time for breathing, alone, in the woods. This is one of the most sensitive subjects I am still willing to write about. For the side story, I am one of those who experienced panic attacks and tremors, neurasthenia,...
What triggered your PTSD? Take a Read, Comment to show your Support and Share if you can Relate. I was diagnosed with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) about 2 years ago after I got into a car accident when I was racing at the race track in the town I live...
Can Alcohol protect you from feeling down? Share your story in comments! I’m not an expert on PTSD but I know I’m in a bad state every day at some point. Some days I fake through, some days I find funny shows that I DVR, some days I look outside and...
Hi, I am the author of my new baby born book titled « PTSD Beautiful Trauma », a memoir of my journey coping with PTSD, after Paris attacks (2015-2016). My workplace was involved in both attacks, January and November. After Charlie Hebdo's board office's attack and the printing house's owner held hostage...
What is Post-traumatic Stress Disorder? PTSD or post-traumatic stress disorder is a psychological disorder categorized as an anxiety disorder where bad memories of the traumatic event assault the person's mind at any time. Traumatic experiences such as the consequences of illness, natural disasters, catastrophes or the physical damage suffered are...
Can you relate to this story of abuse and survival? Show your Support in the Comments and by Sharing! Where to start? I grew up in a family with good funds and resources but it wasn’t a healthy childhood. I didn’t follow in my biological father’s or birth certificate father’s footsteps...
What do you wish people knew about having bipolar disorder? Share this story to show your support! When I was diagnosed with bipolar disorder I was told that I would go from hot to cold for no reason. I beg to differ. My problem is that I let things build...