14Jul, 2021

What Are Alternative Therapies for PTSD?

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PTSD, or post-traumatic stress disorder, can be a life-altering diagnosis. As the name implies, PTSD often occurs after a traumatic incident—a serious accident, natural disaster, loss of a loved one, being in war or combat, physical, mental, or emotional abuse, sexual violence, or a near-death experience. Occurring after an individual witnesses or experiences these events, roughly 8 million people a year suffer from the condition. Understanding PTSD PTSD looks and feels different for everyone, although there are a few recognizable symptoms, including: Heightened sensitivity and reactivity Hypervigilance Vivid, intrusive episodes […]