Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is a mental health condition that is triggered by a terrifying event that is either experiencing it or witnessing it. Some of the symptoms include flashbacks, nightmares and severe anxiety. They could also experience uncontrollable thoughts about the event. Symptoms include intrusive memories, avoidance, negative changes in emotion, and changes in physical and emotional reactions (Yehuda, 2017).