Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a mental illness occurring in apparently healthy people due to exposure to extreme and traumatic stress. PTSD has several causes some of them being the experience of crisis intense fear helplessness or horror PTSD is classified as a Trauma a diagnosis of anxiety versus an adjustment disorder?. HealthTap. Retrieved from www.healthtap.com J. M. Butcher J. N. Nock M. K. & Mineka S. (2017). Abnormal psychology (17th ed.). Boston MA: Pearson Publishing Mayo Clinic. (2018). Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) - Symptoms and causes. Mayo Clinic. Retrieved 24 January 2018 from https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/post-traumatic-stress-disorder/symptoms-causes/syc-20355967 [...]
Focus on the case of PTSD on page 137. Choose a case of PTSD . Then Post your understanding of why PTSD is classified as trauma and stressor related disorder. √briefly describe the factors that contributed to the overall stress in the case you chose . √be sure to include your thought and stress management.