DUBIN CLINIC COPY - PTSD often comes with tough memories that linger long after the victim experiences the triggering event(s). These lingering memories are called flashbacks. It puts people on edge, causes them to re-live their trauma, and can send them flying back into a self-induced protective shell.
Dubin Clinic Copy - Anxiety stems from our innermost instinct to survive. By alerting us to potentially dangerous situations, anxiety helps us steer clear of things that could harm or kill us. (altered copy) Anxiety turns into a disorder with debilitating effects on our quality of life and robs us of our present time.
(CHANGE A BIT SINCE IT"S COPIED AND PASTE FROM DUBIN CLINIC) Compulsions are the repetitive behaviors caused by obsessive thoughts and urges. Common compulsive behaviors include counting, performing the same task repeatedly, arranging things in a precise manner, and excessive cleaning. An OCD patient recognizes the redundancy of their excessive actions even though they can’t [...]