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Here are the resources we found for PTSD for young people:
What PTSD is Really Like
It may never be the same, but it can get better. People who suffer with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder have come together to share their experiences of what PTSD is to them, and how they came to heal.
Kobe has partnered with Fixers UK to make young people think about the impact conflict has on veterans. Post Traumatic Stress Disorder does not just affect those who have served in combat but the way people experience PTSD can be universal. This video goes to show how something as simple as walking down the stress can trigger PTSD.
7 Tips to Stop Hypervigilence from PTSD
Hypervigilance is extreme or excessive vigilance: the state of being highly or abnormally alert to potential danger or threat. This can be caused by PTSD, anxiety or even paranoia. In this video, Kati Morton talks about 7 things you might find helpful to stop hypervigilence.
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When something traumatic happens it can rock you to the core. The world can feel like it is no longer a safe place, it becomes a place where bad things can and do happen. Post Traumatic Stress Disorder occurs when something traumatic happens and is a type of anxiety disorder which may develop after being in or witnessing a traumatic event.
If you’re worried about post traumatic stress disorder, you are not alone. YoungMinds has produced this webpage to give you information on what PTSD is, the symptoms of PTSD, what to do about PTSD, and how to treat PTSD.
Up to 30% of people who witness a traumatic even then go on to experience some of the symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). These symptoms can vary widely between individuals. A person with PTSD will often relive the traumatic event through nightmares and flashbacks, and have feelings of isolation, irritability and guilt.