PTSD in video games – Low Batteries

In the third episode of Low Batteries, Johnny takes a look at the portrayal of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) in Spec Ops: The Line and other video games, asking whether we’re really portraying it properly.

If you think you or someone you know may be suffering, please don’t do it in silence.

In the UK:

You can call the Rethink advice and information service on 0300 5000 927 (10am-1pm).

Also the Depression Alliance, a charity, has a network of self-help groups.

Samaritans offers a 24-hour confidential helpline: 116 123

In the US:

You can call the Crisis Call Center on 1-800-273-8255 at any time of the day.

If you’re more comfortable talking via text than on the phone, offers an anonymous chat service.

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