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Fire Alarms Galore ! My PTSD Cannot Tolerate This...

Okay, it is 8:26 am here and my alarm clock is set for noon. I would not be awake, if it were not for the fire alarm having gone off. 713 more words

Anxiety

Sad and confused and actually a bit angry

I saw my new psychiatrist yesterday. To say we were underwhelmed would be an overstatement. DH described it perfectly when he said how we were immediately put on the defensive. 1,827 more words

Bipolar

By Helping Others I am Helping Myself.

Author:
©Ralph Wolf Thistle

My name is Ralph Wolf Thistle and I am a 30 year veteran of the Toronto Police Service. During my career as a front line police officer I was involved in numerous traumatic events. 763 more words

PTSD

Why PTSD Is Undiagnosed In Many Black Women

I haven’t been quite right since the abuse.

I haven’t been quite right since the accident.

The sexual abuse and later, rape, I experienced when I was younger has created emotional and spiritual blocks for me in most of my relationships. 1,292 more words

Life & Style

Triggers from Domestic Abuse and PTSD

Trauma never really goes away. It is a part of us that we have to live with every day. How that trauma affects us, depends on the person and the level of healing you we are currently at. 522 more words
Mental Illness

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Triggers from Domestic Abuse and PTSD

Trauma never really goes away. It is a part of us that we have to live with every day. How that trauma affects us, depends on the person and the level of healing you we are currently at. 522 more words
Mental Illness

Why Won't You Just Let Me Take Care Of You?!

I’ve been thinking a lot about how much the therapist redirects our conversations back onto me. I (mostly) think it’s great because I am, in fact, the client here. 442 more words

Therapy