DID/C-PTSD: What PTSD Feels Like
Sarah E. Olson
·PTSD manifests with diverse symptoms that feel endless and unrelenting. Sometimes a phrase precisely captures an aspect of it. And, sometimes, words are…
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"The sense in which PTSD patients feel 'unsafe' goes beyond fears that dangers lurk about them; their insecurity begins more intimately, in the feeling that they have no control over what is happening in their body and to their emotions. This is understandable, given the hair trigger for emotional hijacking that PTSD creates by hypersensitizing the amygdala circuitry" ~Daniel Goleman, "Emotional Intelligence"