Patient Comments: Posttraumatic Stress Disorder - Getting Help

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Comment from: COCO, 55-64 Female (Patient) Published: December 02

My goodness, my PTSD (post-traumatic stress disorder) was never recognized for 30 plus years! I knew what happened to me of course, but I was young so I thought, 'forgive and move on'. Boy oh boy, was that a mistake, for too many years, I had no idea why or what was going on in my life. I took a great happy life and turned it into a mess! I had no idea who I was or why I was this different person doing making outrageous decisions. I wish I knew the symptoms then! I could have gotten help. I am so ashamed.

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