A couple of weeks ago I received a call on the crisis hotline from a concerned therapist who wanted mobile crisis’s assistance in getting her client to a psychiatric hospital. 1,423 more words
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Why do those who have experienced sexual abuse sometimes feel like it is their fault the abuse happened to them?
It is common for survivors of sexual abuse to blame themselves. They frequently find ways they think they could have prevented the abuse or things they could have done to stop it. 78 more words
Terminal rage preceded by increased red flag threats and violence
WESTBOROUGH, MA November 2, 2014 A group of my colleagues and I were drawn into the chilling events of June 13, 2011 after Stephen Lake killed his family and then himself. 1,001 more words
PTSD stands for post traumatic stress disorder. PTSD is a diagnosis which suggests that someone has endured an extreme trauma and is having resulting symptoms. PTSD is commonly associated with veterans of war who return from overseas. 71 more words