I was sitting on the couch of the therapist I was seeing over 10 years ago. She had her Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM) in her lap, and with my input, she was going over the symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).
I was convinced I had it, she was not. Turns out neither of us was wrong and neither of us was right. As you’ve already guessed from the title, complex PTSD (C-PTSD) is what I’m talking about today.
If you haven’t heard of it, you are in good company because in most parts of North America, it isn’t an official diagnosis just yet.Read more on themighty.com