When people go through a massive traumatic event 5 – 35% will experience Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). Many fear they will never find joy again. Yet strangely, a subgroup become better people. They still experience pain, anguish, and loss, but eventually, some say life holds a new richness as a result of the trauma.
New science reveals how great pain & loss often pushes survivors to face their own mortality and to find a more meaningful and fulfilling understanding of who they are.