Woman Claims ‘Twitter Gave me PTSD’


by Carly Hill

I’m going to preface this article with a few statements.

I take mental illness very seriously. I think it’s REAL and I think that it’s a personal thing. It’s common. No one can tell you you are or aren’t something. You know. It’s legit.

I think that hard is hard. You can’t compare yourself to people who are worse off. Everyone has pain and all pain is hard.

I definitely agree that PTSD can be caused by all sorts of things – not just WAR.

Okay, now that that’s out of the way, this headline just baffled me today. An atheist/ feminist/ activist from Washington is claiming that she has PTSD caused by online harassment and Twitter trolls. She is saying that her PTSD is equal to that of military vets.

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