Toxic relationships can cause PTSD.

This is such a relatable post. Thanks for sharing about your experience.

Someone told me once that you can’t get PTSD over a toxic relationship.

WRONG. Yes you can. Oh boy can you!!

I’ve dated some real ass holes (pretty much 90%of who I dated). I’ve been physically abused, mentally abused, emotionally abused and verbally abused…. All of that is trauma… And what is PTSD associated with?! TRAUMA people!

Do you know what all of that trauma did to me?!

It shredded my confidence to pieces. It made me feel worthless and completely unlovable. It even made me feel ugly to the point where I wanted to die.

I’m no longer in a toxic relationship, but do you know how all that trauma had affected me today??

I am TERRIFIED of dating. I’m terrified of getting to know someone. I’m terrified of ever finding interest in someone ever again because what comes with that is getting to know them which I’m terrified…

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