Post Traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a mental disorder that can be developed when a person is exposed to some shocking , traumatic event like war , sexual assault, death of loved one or due to any natural calamity . It can happen post Pregnancy also which is called as Postpartum Post Traumatic Disorder .
People who undergo traumatic event experience fear , stress , shock , anger and feeling of guilt . But they get recovered within a month and can live their normal life. But if such feeling continues more than a month then it can lead to Post Traumatic stress disorder .
Symptoms of PTSD
1) Relieving of memories through flashbacks , hallucination and nightmare .
2) Feeling of avoidance , detachment and isolation from family
3)Excessive emotions like angry outburst , sleeping problem , behaving recklessly in self destructive way
4) Negative thoughts and feelings like ongoing fear , guilt , shame etc
Psychotherapy and Hypnotherapy for PTSD
Hypnotherapy and Psychotherapy are evidence based therapy so can effectively treat symptoms and underlying causes .All theses therapies treat subconscious mind so are very effective in treatment of Post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)