traumatic stress

Traumatic stress

The traditional image of traumatic stress is in relation to soldiers returning from a war-zone.  In fact this troubling condition can result from exposure to any deeply disturbing event, such as a serious road accident, a violent personal assault, a hostage situation, terrorist attack or experience of a natural disaster. Finding ways to cope with

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post traumatic stress

Post traumatic stress

What is PTS? The term post traumatic stress (PTS) is used to describe a range of symptoms that can appear after people have been involved in situations that are outside of most human experience. These situations can cause acute distress and include being in a serious car accident, being held hostage, being the victim of

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