The Many Faces Of Trauma

Kelley Calkins
Jun 27, 2016 · 9 min read
James Cridland

PTSD is a natural response to trauma, and yet it remains profoundly stigmatized in our society—to the detriment of the millions of us dealing with the disorder.

Most days, I still don’t think that I look much like someone with PTSD. This is an odd thought whenever I interrogate it: I look like myself, my self has…