I have written extensively elsewhere on this site about how severe childhood trauma can lead to, amongst many other psychological conditions, PTSD (post traumatic stress disorder). For example, click here to read one of my articles on the topic.
Table of signs and symptoms of PTSD :
However, amongst the general public, certain myths have developed in connection with what PTSD is, how the condition manifests itself and who it affects.
It is these I want to look at in this article :