7 Things to avoid saying to people with PTSD what to say instead

1. Get over it Other variations on this are ‘why aren’t you better yet?’ and ‘But that was years ago.’ This is commonly said to abuse survivors, who often seem to be judged negatively compared to ‘wounded warriors’ who have PTSD as a result of military combat. Nobody chooses to have PTSD and it doesn’t […]

via 7 Things to Avoid Saying to People with PTSD – and What To Say Instead — Trauma and Dissociation

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