top of page
  • Writer's pictureAlan Jacobs

Can you have PTSD from Divorce?

Traumatic relationships are a cause for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD).

You may have had an amicable break up and sailed through your divorce just fine. Not everyone gets through relationships unscathed.

In this excellent article, Wendi Schuller writes that PTSD as an “anxiety disorder caused by very stressful or distressing events.” People with PTSD have high levels of stress hormones produced even when there is no danger. PTSD is a faulty protection mechanism which is harmful to relationships.

0 views0 comments

Recent Posts

See All

Haven’t we all heard that even if you divorce your spouse, “you’ll always have a connection to your children.” This statement is especially true during special occasions in your children’s lives, inc

Your business is – or will become – your nest egg. In this excellent blog posting, Nathalie Boutet offers some strategies for keeping a small business alive after divorce, reducing the negative impact

bottom of page