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How do you know if you have ptsd?

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Junebug123

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Hi I’m new and I went through something that I can’t seem to forget but I don’t know if it’s ptsd?
 
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hi Junebug :welcome:

I hope you find the forum helpful
we can't give you a diagnosis that would come from a doctor

I hope you like it here


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I was recently diagnosed with PTSD. I'd strongly suggest a visit to a mental health professional to discuss it. Not only can they actually make a diagnosis, but they can help you try to deal with it better. My diagnosis came through a combination of interview and assessment tests.

I do think that it's possible that an online assessment test can give an indication in some cases, but they can't provide the follow up you need provided you do have it.
 
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