Q: Can PTSD be caused by an abortion?

A:Yes, it can be. Post Traumatic Stress Disorder can be caused by any sort of emotional trauma. An abortion is something that, depending on the person, is very em...Read More »

Q: Do I have PTSD from an abortion?

A:Hi Bunny, I'm sorry to hear about your experience and how difficult it's been for you. Yet, it is quite possible to be traumatized from having an abortion. You ...Read More »

Q: What are the symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) fo...

A:The symptoms are essentially the same for men and women: unwanted re-experiencing or intrusion of the abortion trauma in their life - dreams, flashbacks, dissoc...Read More »

Q: Inquisitions, crusades, witch hunts, holocausts, wars, ethnic cle...

A:The contradiction you are seeing is the conflict between temporal, physical or natural man existence versus spiritual, born again existence. The problem with ma...Read More »

Q: Do I have PTSD from an abortion?

A:A lot of woman feel the way you do. Your best bet is to try to find one of those support groups for woman who have gone through what you have or if you have the...Read More »

ptsd and abortion

Abortion and Post Traumatic Stress. Disorder: The Evidence Keeps Piling Up. By: Theresa Karminski Burke. Joan can t bring herself to vacuum the rugs in her .
While abortion can induce post-traumatic stress in some, others will suffer. Sexual abuse can lead to Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD).
“Post-Abortion Syndrome (PAS) is a form of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder ( PTSD). PTSD often occurs after an individual has suffered an event so stressful and .
At present understood to be a type post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), abortion grief/trauma tends to (but not always) have a delayed onset (months/ years) .
3) Women who have had abortions are significantly more likely than.(9) When the stressor leading to PTSD is abortion, some clinicians refer .
In the case of abortion-related PTSD, women are generally more likely to see themselves as perpetrators than victims. From a third-person perspective, however, .
A new study from the psychiatric journal "Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences"
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