IM360 Cause of the Month: PTSD Awareness

PTSD stands for Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. People may develop PTSD when they are exposed or witness something traumatic like war, physical violence, sexual violence, auto accidents and much more. After such events, a person may start suffering from symptoms if they were unable to process what happened to them or what they witnessed.

Symptoms might include:

  • Disturbing memories, thoughts
  • Nightmares
  • Have trouble sleeping
  • Feel irritable or angry
  • Have trouble concentrating
  • Feel hyper-vigilant or on guard for fear of danger
  • Experience flashback memories

Carey Pena Reports Podcast

Listen as our guest talks about how she finally took on her PTSD and won, and what she is doing now to help others.

Listen to this Podcast Episode

Resources for PTSD

Below are some of the resources available to help you or a loved one start the healing process:

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