Who gets PTSD?
Anyone can get PTSD at any age. This includes war veterans and survivors of
physical and sexual assault, abuse, accidents, disasters, and many other serious
Not everyone with PTSD has been through a dangerous event. Some people get
PTSD after a friend or family member experiences danger or is harmed. The sudden,
unexpected death of a loved one can also cause PTSD.
What are the symptoms of PTSD?
PTSD can cause many symptoms. These symptoms can be grouped into three