/r/CPTSD/

r/CPTSD

284k members
r/CPTSD is a subreddit with 284k members. Its distinguishing qualities are that the community is huge in size, and has crazy activity.
Complex Post Traumatic Stress Disorder is rarely discussed in public forums, even though healthy connection to others is an integral part of healing. This is a peer support community for those who have undergone prolonged trauma and came out the other side alive and kicking, but with wounds that need tending. This is also a place for friends and family of the victims to come for support.

Popular Themes in r/CPTSD

#1
Pain & Anger
: "Any other adults feel like they still wait for an older, kind adult to “save them”?"
65 posts
#2
Advice Requests
: "What do you do when your children trigger your trauma?"
6 posts
#3
Solution Requests
: "Are there good men out there?"
3 posts

Popular Topics in r/CPTSD

#1

Trauma

: "In hindsight, what was a huge giveaway that you were Traumatized?"
55 posts
#2

Abuse

: "Has it taken any one else an excruciatingly long time to SEE that YES, this is TRAUMA, this is CPTSD, these are FEELINGS, that was Abuse, that was NEGLECT, that was GASLIGHTING, ....that was BETRAYAL, that was a BOUNDARY VIOLATION, ENMESHMENT, SHAMING, ..etc. etc. etc. "
28 posts
#3

Cptsd

: "DAE realize their life has been completely derailed by Cptsd?"
24 posts
#4

Mentalhealth

: "Anyone in their 30’s + who still struggles significantly? "
17 posts
#5

Childhood

: "“10 Important Messages You May Have Missed In Childhood”"
16 posts
#6

Therapy

: "How do you actually heal? Therapy hasn’t “fixed” me and I’m struggling hard. "
14 posts
#7

Family

: "growing up is realizing your entire Family is rotten to the core"
13 posts
#8

Relationships

: "Does anyone else feel like romantic Relationships are impossible for us?"
13 posts
#9

Mental Health

: "I realized people that haven’t gone through CPTSD or severe mental struggles, don’t believe they exist"
12 posts
#10

Parents

: "“Stop blaming your Parents you’re an adult now” - fucking idiot society "
12 posts

Member Growth in r/CPTSD

Daily
+222 members(0.1%)
Monthly
+5k members(1.9%)
Yearly
+59k members(26.4%)

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