CPTSD or Complex Post Traumatic Stress Disorder is a condition similar to PTSD, which causes intense anxiety around the traumatic event which can manifest in intrusive thoughts, flashbacks, or nightmares among many other signs, with some additional symptoms, such as difficulty controlling your emotions. feeling very hostile or distrustful towards the world. In this video, we’ll give a brief overview of C-PTSD as well as resources to seek help. We also covered a video on the different types of PTSD if you want to check that out, here’s the link:
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