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Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

Following a traumatic event, victims may suffer from a variety of social, psychological, and emotional problems that can interfere with their daily lives. This condition, diagnosed as Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, or PTSD, is a serious illness affecting millions of people across the globe.

If you are experiencing PTSD after a traumatic accident that was not your fault, the responsible party may be liable for your suffering. Contact the Green Bay PTSD lawyers of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ® to speak with an experienced attorney about your case. Call us today at 800-242-2874 to schedule a free initial consultation.

Common Causes of PTSD

PTSD can be caused by virtually any traumatic experience; however, some causes are more common than others. Frequently, PTSD is brought on by:

  • War experiences
  • Natural disasters
  • Life threatening automobile accidents
  • Witnessing a death
  • Medical malpractice

PTSD Symptoms

The symptoms of PTSD vary from person to person. In order to be formally diagnosed with PTSD, symptoms must persist for more than a month, and seriously impede one’s ability to function socially and professionally. Victims may experience one or more of the following symptoms:

  • Depression
  • Insomnia
  • Flashbacks
  • Panic attacks
  • An increased/decreased libido
  • Guilt
  • Anxiety
  • Nausea
  • Emotional numbness
  • Avoidance of certain people or places
  • Memory impairment
  • Hypersensitivity/alertness

Contact Us

If you or someone you love is suffering from PTSD because of another party’s negligence, you may be eligible to receive compensation for your losses. Contact the Green Bay personal injury lawyers of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ®, about your case by calling 800-242-2874 today.