Who Can Have PTSD?

1. Veterans 

2. First Responders: Police, Firemen, EMTs 

3. Doctors and Nurses 

4. Battered Wives/Battered Husbands   

5. Abused children 

6. Anyone who has suffered a traumatic event  

7. Anyone who has suffered mental, emotional or physical abuse

8.  PTSD suffers’ family and loved ones  

What Causes PTSD?

Þ Military combat,

Þ Natural disasters,

Þ Terrorist incidents,

Þ Serious accidents, or

Þ Physical, mental,  or sexual assault in adult or childhood.