All traumatic experiences and each individual's response to the trauma, are unique. However, trauma leaves an impression that most Survivors experience in the same way.
The videos and article links below are resources for PTSD.
They are not specific to surviving a violent crime.
SELF Magazines article:
Lady Gaga Reveals What It's Like To Live With PTSD In Open Letter
4 Ways Trauma Affects Identity
Michele Rosenthal is the founder of healmyptsd.com. You can find a full collection of videos, webinars, podcasts, helpful articles and links on her site.
PTSD WebinarsEverything you need to know about the science behind PTSD symptoms... by Michele Rosenthal
Slowing Down PTSD Recovery: Why You Should Think Small
Survivors of Violent Crimes
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