PTSD and Trauma | Ed Welch

Scripture speaks in depth to human suffering, but does its reach extend to trauma? Trauma usually identifies an event that has brought death close. This is why it first entered into our consciousness through war. The shell shock of WWI and WWII has given way to post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) for veterans of Vietnam and more recent wars. PTSD has since expanded to include those who experience the consequences of rape and sexual violation, life-threatening accidents, violence, and other abuses of power. [Read More]