Ron returned to his position as an executive in a technology company after coming home from military service in Afghanistan last year. But he was reluctant to tell his employer about his struggles with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD): a startle response, insomnia, flashbacks, memory issues, anger, and other symptoms that affected his ability to […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
One of my trauma triggers is the sound of gunfire. The man who assaulted me when I was a young woman threatened to take my life if I screamed or fought. I still experience an exaggerated startle response because a “stuck” part of me is still waiting for a gun to fire and my life […]Continue Reading... No Comments.