The harrowing story of a mother having complications during childbirth is not uncommon but a father suffering from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder as a result is rarely spoken about. Melbourne father Mick Sheard was unaware being involved during his wife’s traumatic childbirth was going to leave him struggling with PTSD. As his wife, Melanie, went.. read more →

Three-Year Mark Shows Little Difference Between Treated and Untreated Individuals NEW YORK, April 12, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The majority of people with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) recover after early treatment — but a substantial number still suffer for years after a traumatic event even with early clinical interventions, according to a study publishing online April.. read more →

DEAR DOCTOR K: Last year, a truck ran a red light, totaled my car and nearly totaled me. I spent several weeks in the hospital. Since then my body has healed, but I’m not myself. I’m very irritable, easily angered and sleeping poorly. A friend says I have PTSD, but I thought that occurred to.. read more →