Emotional wounds: PTSD and Chronic Trauma

A lot of people know and talk about Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) but not many about the emotional wounds Chronic Trauma causes. Understanding the difference between PTSD and Chronic Trauma can have great benefits. It can give way to proper professional help, decisions in life and healthier relationships. Sometimes we do not realize how bad we are, or the situations we are in, until we learn more about them. Jessica Gibbe Fernandez, PhD is one of the clinicians at the Center. She wrote the attached article for the River Region Journal. Read on important points in how to distinguish Big ‘T’ Trauma versus Chronic (little ‘t’) Trauma.