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Symptoms of intrusive memories may include:
Symptoms of avoidance and emotional numbing may include:
Symptoms of anxiety and increased emotional arousal may include:
Post-traumatic stress disorder symptoms can come and go. You may have more post-traumatic stress disorder symptoms when things are stressful in general, or when you run into reminders of what you went through. You may hear a car backfire and relive combat experiences, for instance. Or you may see a report on the news about a rape and feel overcome by memories of your own assault. So I think you meet the criteria for the disorder according to the DSM IV-TR. Talk to your therapist CBT can be an affective treatment for both PTSD and social anxiety.