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Can anything besides child abuse cause ptsd in a youngster?
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In brief: Yes
Just about anything "horrible" can do it.
(car accidents, fires, you name it). But, at the same time, who gets, and who does not get, ptsd, is a very very difficult thing to predict. It really depends on the kid.

In brief: Yes
Just about anything "horrible" can do it.
(car accidents, fires, you name it). But, at the same time, who gets, and who does not get, ptsd, is a very very difficult thing to predict. It really depends on the kid.
Dr. Bartholomew Vereb
Dr. Bartholomew Vereb
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Dr. Edward Kuhnley
Pediatrics - Psychiatry
In brief: Yes
Ptsd may result when a severe trauma happens to the child or from witnessing a severe trauma directly or indirectly (from the news media or accounts from others), especially if it happens to a parent or other significant person in the life of the child.

In brief: Yes
Ptsd may result when a severe trauma happens to the child or from witnessing a severe trauma directly or indirectly (from the news media or accounts from others), especially if it happens to a parent or other significant person in the life of the child.
Dr. Edward Kuhnley
Dr. Edward Kuhnley
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