Some stats!


I am a rape survivor, a domestic abuse survivor, and am married to a 2x Iraq deployed military veteran. My son saw my ex husband beat me, and stood in front of me on day and yelled “NO MY MOMMY”.
These stats may be short for some but at least they are being published.

C PTSD - A Way Out

PTSD statistics from PTSD Picking up the Peaces:

6.4% of Australians aged 16-85 years
56% of Australia’s Vietnam War veterans
31% of Australia’s Gulf War veterans
7%-8% of people in the United States
30% of US Vietnam veterans
10% of US Desert Storm veterans
6-11% of US Afghanistan veterans
12-20% of US Iraq veterans
10%+ of US rape victims
3%-6% of US high school students
30%-60% of US children who have survived specific disasters
2% after a natural disaster (tornado)
28% after an episode of terrorism (mass shooting)
29% after a plane crash
100% of US children who witness a parental homicide or sexual assault
90 percent of sexually abused children
77 percent of children exposed to a school shooting
35 percent of urban youth exposed to community violence
50% of UK sexually abused children,
45% of UK battered women,
35% of UK adult rape victims,

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About me

Northern country girl, daughter, mother, wife, fiscal conservative, social liberal, recovering catholic, environmentalist, equality rules! Proverbs 31 Girl. You may as well say, 'That's a valiant flea that dare eat his breakfast on the lip of a lion. William Tecumseh Sherman When you wake up in the morning and your feet hit the floor.... the devil says "oh crap, she's awake"...

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