Post-traumatic stress disorder or PTSD affects an estimated 5 million Americans. More than 13 million people may have PTSD at any given time, and 1 in 13 people in the United States will develop PTSD during their life. PTSD can develop following exposure to severe trauma. When a person has PTSD, it can lead to feelings of extreme fear and terror.

PTSD FAQs

Find information and answers to some of the most commonly asked questions about PTSD with these FAQs.