Do you fear leaving your home? Are you scared of what you will encounter? Do you avoid places, dates, people, etc.? Do you startle easily?
Do these apply to you:
Sleep and/or appetite disturbances
Nightmares about the event
Inability to attend work, school, or other venues
Avoiding people, places, or things that trigger memories of the event
Social withdrawal and isolation
Flashbacks or distressing recurring memories of the event
Beginning to use substances as a means of coping with distress
I understand how difficult going through life can be after experiencing a mass violence incident such as a shooting, riot, hijacking, etc. and I am aware of the incredible suffering you may feel at this time. You have taken the first step by getting yourself here, let's take the next step by scheduling an appointment.