Posttraumatic Stress Disorder ( Ptsd )

1260 Words Mar 11th, 2016 6 Pages
Posttraumatic Stress Disorder In today society, many people go through many tragic events in a life time. One of the most common disorders is posttraumatic stress disorder. This disorder is can be exposed to violent events such as rape, child abuse, war, domestic violence. This disorder thought to be only on war veterans who have been involved in combat. But this disorder is not only limited to soldiers but to any person. Anybody can go through posttraumatic stress disorder who has had horrible traumatic events in their life span. PTSD is a disorder that many individuals go through without even knowing it. PTSD can cause many health and social issues. What is important is how it is treated and how early it can be detected. PTSD can be treated with the proper intervention and treatments. Psychologists have carefully researched material that is necessary for the treatment of this posttraumatic stress disorder.
Descriptive Component PTSD is a well known disorder that has many symptoms and affects. Anybody can suffer from this disorder like adults, children, and adolescents. The symptoms of this disorder are intense fear and feelings of helplessness, recurrent and intrusive recollections, flashbacks, and dreams of the events, physiological reactivity when exposed to cures the symbolize the events, avoidance of stimuli associated with the event, numbing of feelings, inability to recall aspects of the event, feelings of detachment, pessimism about the future, sleep…
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