Ptsd symptoms and dating
In the combat flashback, the story has become all-too-familiar to Americans today as so many of our combat veterans return from the War on Terror overseas.
At least it feels that way. This email request arrived recently.If you are dating someone suffering from PTSD, you need to know how to take care of the both of you.Signs of PTSD will not always show; they will only surface when they are triggered by a memory or even with a simple body gesture.Naturally, your eyes scan the crowd searching in vain for the source of the threat, the cause of your discomfort.Innocent chatter transforms into a thundering noise of confusion. Out of habit, your hand reaches for the cell phone to check the source of that familiar (albeit annoying) beckoning ding. Glaring back at you on that shiny, glass screen reads your ex’s name. Your breathing pauses then becomes shallow, and you feel your heart pound in your chest.