POST-TRAUMATIC STRESS DISORDER AND COVID-19

Submitted by Homewood Health

Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a mental health disorder that can develop in people who have experienced or witnessed a traumatic or life-threatening event.

As we all continue to grapple with the major changes, economic challenges and the unknown future that the pandemic has brought about, many people are susceptible to developing PTSD.

For tips on how to recognize the signs and symptoms of PTSD, and to learn how you can support family, friends or colleagues if they have been diagnosed with PTSD, please download and read this reference guide.

This page last updated Jun 29, 2021 6:02pm PDT