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It’s probably no big surprise that many people with mental health issues don’t readily seek treatment for their concerns. But how widespread is this pattern?
PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder) is a disorder in which the person relives a traumatic event. Complex PTSD is a psychological disorder that is linked to repetitive, prolonged traumatic incidents. The trauma involves harm and/or abandonment by a caregiver, such as a parent or family member, or an interpersonal relationship that has an unbalanced power dynamic. People …
Feeling like a burden because of a mental illness is a common effect of stigma. Find out how the feeling of being a burden affects you and your caregivers.
The 19-year-old is using her beauty pageant win as a platform to raise awareness about trichotillomania and mental illness.