1. AliceinWonderland

    A couple of helpful articles on Complex PTSD

    I read these couple of articles about Complex PTSD and found them helpful. I especially liked the first one from The Mighty, it explains clearly how anxiety and depression in c-PTSD are different from anxiety and depression in other circumstances. The second one talks about how c-PTSD is being...
  2. M

    Intrusive negative feelings about part of body (TRIGGER WARNING)

    My brain is telling me it's stupid, shameful and weird to have this problem, so talking about it is so hard. I feel so pathetic and humiliated. But I need to talk to someone about it... so that's why I'm posting here. It's still extremely difficult, even though it's anonymous. But... I need help...
  3. S

    My Life is a Day Dream

    Hi Folks My life is just one big day dream, is yours? Everything I do doesn`t seem real, I don`t feel real, I look in the mirror I see a 40 yr old man but inside there is a very different person; it freaks me out. Am plagued with thoughts that keep me low which is something I`ve done since I...
  4. amathus

    BPD v C-PTSD

    Complex post-traumatic stress disorder - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia C-PTSD may share some symptoms with both PTSD and borderline personality disorder.[14] Judith Herman has suggested that C-PTSD be used in place of BPD.[26][27][28] It may help to understand the intersection of attachment...
  5. amathus

    Complex Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (c-ptsd) Article

    Out of the FOG - Complex Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (C-PTSD) Complex Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (C-PTSD) is a condition that results from chronic or long-term exposure to emotional trauma over which a victim has little or no control and from which there is little or no hope of escape...
  6. AnnaRSalis

    Hi from New Zealand.

    Hi, my name is Anna. I am 19, I live in New Zealand. I have had mental health problems since I was 9/10. I've been on and off so many medications I cannot remember most of them. I'll just get this all out in the open; I was diagnosed with GAD when I was 10, Depression 14, PTSD 16, and this...
  7. M

    Three week break from the world

    Hello All, I suffer from complex-ptsd and I have just emerged from a three week episode of complete withdrawal. Can I asked anybody suffering from this illness "is this part of c-ptsd or is it the meds (Quetiapine)?? I ask because I alternate almost on a weekly basis from high to low. macj1:cry: