Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

How Does Trauma Affect a Person Long Term?

Trauma is an emotional response to a terrible, distressing event in a person’s life. Whether it be a natural disaster, an accident, or a life-threatening circumstance, traumatic events can leave lasting effects on both your mental health and physical health. This reaction may occur immediately or be delayed. It has no timeline it lives by,…

Am I Having a Panic Attack? How Anxiety Affects Your Body

Everyone experiences anxiety from time to time. Whether preparing for an important work presentation, driving on a busy freeway, or trying to keep young children out of trouble, anxiety is completely normal. It helps keep us alert in potentially dangerous situations. However, intense or prolonged anxiety can cause some people to avoid certain activities and…