Tag: relationships

Five quotes to help make sense of my partner’s complex PTSD

Five Quotes to Help Make Sense of My Partner's Complex PTSD Heather Tuba @heathertuba PTSD

Making sense of complex Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder is hard. As a partner to a man with C-PTSD, I struggle. Some things just don’t make sense. When I discover a clear quote that summarizes a key…

The costs of loving a trauma survivor

The cost of loving a trauma survivor Heather Tuba @heathertuba trauma survivor

There are costs to loving a trauma survivor. I know this statement may come across as unloving, unkind, and insensitive. It might come across as uncaring, unsupportive, and cruel. But despite the potential misinterpretations of this statement,…