I knew exactly where I was when I saw the news. A plane hit the World Trade Center. At first I thought some horrible accident had happened. Then the second plane hit. I knew. I woke my dad up to the news. Then got dressed and went to the Army recruiter to try and get … Continue reading Remembering 9/11
What is PTSD?
Overview Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a mental health condition that's triggered by a terrifying event — either experiencing it or witnessing it. Symptoms may include flashbacks, nightmares and severe anxiety, as well as uncontrollable thoughts about the event. Most people who go through traumatic events may have temporary difficulty adjusting and coping, but with … Continue reading What is PTSD?