POST TRAUMATIC STRESS DISORDER (PTSD)
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WHAT IS ABUSE?
Abuse can come in many forms but all result in behaviour towards a person that causes that person harm. This harm can be both physical (bodily) and psychological (mental). It can happen to anyone at any age and there can be more than one victim. Abuse can be difficult to overcome alone. As such it can have lasting psychological affects on the victims.
WHAT ARE THE MOST COMMONLY RECOGNISED FORMS OF ABUSE
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SYMPTOMS OF PTSD
Individuals who have experienced abuse can experience a range of long lasting emotional difficulties. These will vary in all individuals but may include…
Difficulty in forming relationships
Low self worth
Difficulty in managing emotions
Excess drug and/or alcohol use
Sleep problems like nightmares and insomnia
These issues can stem from abuse can be happening in the here-and-now or abuse that happened in the past.
The type of therapy recommended to help overcome abuse may depend on the type of abuse experienced. Some effective therapies can be…