Tag Archives: Acute

What is the Difference Between Acute Stress Disorder and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder?

This video discusses the differences between Acute Stress Disorder (ASD) and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). Both disorders require a qualifying stressor (trauma) according to the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM). This traumatic event must be directly experienced, witnessed, occur to a close friend or family member, or involve repeated exposure to aversive details of a… Read More »

So, I *Still* Have PTSD…

#PTSD #Awareness #VFW A heart to heart about PTSD triggers and treatment. Options for help. Get help if you need it. Don’t let them break you. PTSD Foundation of America www.ptsdUSA.org Source: Youtube