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Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a term for certain psychological consequences of exposure to, or confrontation with, stressful experiences that the person experiences as highly traumatic. These experiences can involve actual or threatened death, serious physical injury, or a threat to physical and/or psychological integrity. It is occasionally called post-traumatic stress reaction to emphasize that it is a routine result of traumatic experience rather than a manifestation of a pre-existing psychological weakness on the part of the patient.

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Without question, we're all unique creatures, but researchers have found that there are some common patterns associated with personality types, broken down into five categories and each, of course, consisting of various degrees of that characteristic. When these types reach the extreme high end of the scale, it may be a sign that it's more ... Read More »
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Abuse is a term used to describe the mistreatment of a person. A person can be abused by another person physically or emotionally. It is important to note that the victims do not cause the abuse. Abusers are responsible for their actions, even if they are under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs. However, these substances may make the abuse ... Read More »
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