Complex PTSD and bullying

Embed from Getty Images It is widely accepted that PTSD can result from a single, major, life-threatening event, as defined in DSM-IV. Now there is growing awareness that PTSD can also result from an accumulation of many small, individually non-life-threatening incidents. To differentiate the cause, the term "Complex PTSD" is…

A college student commits suicide

Alyssa Funk was a 19 year-old college student but she is not longer with us. Because she committed a suicide with a shotgun on her family boat. She was a student at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls in Minnesota and her old classmates in high school started to attack her…

The world’s ugliest girl

Lizzie Velasquez suffers from a rare medical condition, which prevents her from weighing more than 64 lbs even though she eats 5000 calories a day. Are you jealous? How do you feel when everybody is constantly looking at you as if you are a monster and one day, when you…