someone on answers told me ptsd can be overcome, is this true?
i'm a man in my early forties with ptsd, i find it tough to deal with, im often panicked, scared and agitated in public when i don't want to be....my social worker has put me forward for some psychology but resources are scarce now in england..
ive been dealing with ptsd since 1997....i just want to know can it be overcome? if so how do i overcome it? i'm honestly doing my best.
- martyLv 74 weeks agoBest answer
The best I can say is sort of. Recovery from PTSD is a gradual and ongoing process. Symptoms of PTSD seldom disappear completely, but treatment can help sufferers learn to cope more effectively. Treatment can lead to fewer and less intense symptoms, as well as a greater ability to cope by managing feelings related to the trauma.