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What are the usual symptoms of post traumatic stress disorder?

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Dr. Keith Rafal
Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine
8 doctors agree

In brief: Flashbacks or relivi

Flashbacks or reliving the traumatic experience are common symtoms, anxiety, anger outbursts, sleeplessness often occurs as well.
It is important to be evaluated by a mental health professional to do a proper evaluation and confirm or rule out this diagnosis. . In addition, children often manifest the symptoms of ptsd differently than adults.

In brief: Flashbacks or relivi

Flashbacks or reliving the traumatic experience are common symtoms, anxiety, anger outbursts, sleeplessness often occurs as well.
It is important to be evaluated by a mental health professional to do a proper evaluation and confirm or rule out this diagnosis. . In addition, children often manifest the symptoms of ptsd differently than adults.
Dr. Keith Rafal
Dr. Keith Rafal
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Dr. Richard Levenson
Clinical Psychology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: PTSD

Typical symptoms are avoidance, numbing of feelings, a depressive overtone, nightmares, anxiety and, in some people, a reliving of the event.

In brief: PTSD

Typical symptoms are avoidance, numbing of feelings, a depressive overtone, nightmares, anxiety and, in some people, a reliving of the event.
Dr. Richard Levenson
Dr. Richard Levenson
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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry

In brief: PTSD

Hyperarousal, avoidance, hypervigilance.
Most common are loss of interest or pleasure, nightmares, flashbacks, despair/hopelessness, anger/irritability, and somatic complaints such as headaches.

In brief: PTSD

Hyperarousal, avoidance, hypervigilance.
Most common are loss of interest or pleasure, nightmares, flashbacks, despair/hopelessness, anger/irritability, and somatic complaints such as headaches.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali
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