Traumatized people lose faith that good things can happen and people can be kind and trustworthy. They feel hopeless, often believing that the future will be as bad as the past, or that they will not live long enough to experience a good future.
PTSD Symptoms and treatments. ~ Sometimes I've felt like I have PTSD or symptoms. Not to trivialize it for those who have the real thing. Those who have been to combat or other reasons. ... But I was taken from my mom at age 10. No one wants to hear about it. Least of all my family. I've been shunned from my family because of the bi-polar anyway. Helps to put down in words. But after that day time seemed to stop.