PTSD Symptoms in Children and Young Adults

Posted  by  Idaho Youth Ranch on Aug 9, 2019 8:32:51 AM


Many people think that post-traumatic stress disorder, or PTSD, is something that only soldiers and veterans develop. However, the truth is that PTSD isn't limited to just one occupation, life experience, or age group. Anyone who has experienced a traumatic event could develop PTSD--including children and young adults.

Here are a few important things to know about PTSD, including common symptoms and signs in kids.