Partners With PTSD (Loved Ones of Survivors)
“I have suffered through many therapists that know squat about PTSD. All my "ah ha" moments have come from reading articles like yours and the few good books that are out there.I wish someone would...
-- by Frank Ochberg, M.D.
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A Partner’s Dilemma (Loved Ones of Survivors)
One of the most confusing feeling as a partner of a survivor is the utter conflict of feelings and the feeling of hopelessness, powerlessness, and loneliness.
-- by annie
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What Partners’ Need (Loved Ones of Survivors)
Just as a survivor has specific needs in recovery, so does the partner.
-- by annie
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A Time Out for Tears (Loved Ones of Survivors)
"...I let her cry. I offer my support, sometimes in the form of my hand on hers. Sometimes I give her a tissue. Sometimes I pray for strength for her. At times I even cry with her."
-- by Pat, a Survivor
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How to Help a Friend Survive (Loved Ones of Survivors)
Here are a few suggestions on how you can help survivors in their journey to recovery.
-- by Dr. Doug
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What Survivors Need from Loved Ones (Loved Ones of Survivors)
No two peoples stories, reactions, pain, or recovery will be exactly the same. However, there are many things we do share in the recovery process. Get to know the survivor in your life and allow...
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