Post-Traumatic Stress; Still a Disorder

Post-Traumatic Stress; Still a Disorder

I know, I get it. The word “Disorder” comes with a pretty negative connotation. I don’t disagree with the sentiment that Post Traumatic Stress is not something wrong with us, but something done to us. I understand the argument for the removal of the words “Disorder” for that reason; I just happen to disagree. Respectfully, disagree. Ok, so before you annihilate me, please… just hear me out.
The term “Disorder”, without […]

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PTSD & First Responders

PTSD & First Responders

“You have what’s being referred to as Cumulative PTSD. Meaning there is no single event that caused you to have PTSD, but rather a list of traumatic events, none of which were correctly dealt with, but it most likely started with you not getting the proper help following the Trolley Square Shooting,” said a very patient counselor.

 
Former Salt Lake City Police Officer Jorey Herrscher taken through the south windows of […]

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