This post is an excerpt from the study guide which accompanies the “Post-Traumatic Stress” seminar. This portion is one element from “STEP 2: ACKNOWLEDGE the specific history and realness of my suffering.”

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This evaluation seeks to help you assess the presence and severity of the following experiences commonly associated with trauma.

  • Symptoms of Hyper-arousal
    • Hyper-vigilance
    • Agitation
  • Symptoms of Intrusion
    • Trigger Events
    • Flashbacks
    • Sleep Disturbances
  • Symptoms of Constriction
    • Avoidance and Isolation
    • Numbing
    • Dissociation
  • Other Common Symptoms
    • Shame
    • Fragmentation

For a self-scoring, on-line version of this evaluation click here: Post-Traumatic Stress Evaluation (On-Line)

For a printable PDF version of this evaluation click here: PTSD Assessment (PDF)


Date: Saturday September 26, 2015
Time: 4:00 to 7:00 pm
Location: The Summit Church, Brier Creek South Venue
Address: 2415-107 Presidential Drive; Durham, NC 27703
Cost: Free