Know the three levels of safety to understand the main contributing factor to PTSD.
Those who are forced to resort to the third level of safety are typically those who develop PTSD. Despite going through a traumatic event, if an individual has a strong support system and can escape the event (i.e., they are not held or trapped against their will), there is a low chance of that individual developing PTSD.
What to do?
Our site saves small pieces of text information (cookies) on your device in order to deliver better content and for statistical purposes. You can disable the usage of cookies by changing the settings of your browser. By browsing our website without changing the browser settings you grant us permission to store that information on your device.