Posted by: brr0603 | June 1, 2020

June is PTSD (Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder) Month

PTSD stands for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder:  It is a mental health disorder that some people develop after they experience or see a traumatic or disturbing event. The traumatic event may be life-threatening, such as combat, a natural disaster, a car accident, or sexual assault. Sometimes the event is not a dangerous one.

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Contributed by Barbara Rochen Renner, PhD, one of the librarians at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Health Sciences Library.


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