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Hi My Best Friend of Nineteen Years Has PTSD

Discussion in 'Introductions' started by Cole, Mar 20, 2007.

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  1. Cole

    Cole Active Member

    My name is Nicole.
    I am Becvan's friend. We been through a lot in the last twenty years. She had but was not diagnosed with PTSD when we met. I'm here to support her in what ever way possible, to understand more about what she has and to help by explaining what works for us as far as dealing with the chaos that comes with this disorder. I have a diploma and am just one thesis shy of my master's in human psychology so to say the least I find humans interesting and Bec's life has been very interesting to say the least. I have become the only "family" that she can rely on without fail. I am one of the few that accept her disorder. Her real family doesn't and I've dealt with them on plenty of occasions(crazy all of them). Bec and I first met when she was fourteen. I've come to understand that sometimes I need to leave her alone and other times its quite obvious that she needs a gentle push. It's taken a long time to figure what needs to be done when and I still don't have it right all the time LOL . Thanks for reading.
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  3. becvan

    becvan Queen of the Blunt! Premium Member

    Hey Nic.

    Glad your here and my sane family! Can't say muich righ t now as I'm a f'king mess.. so I'll catch ya later.

    love bec
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    cookie I'm a VIP

    i am so glad bec has a good friend like you. i am sure it is a blessing to her.
    welcome to the forum,
  5. Terry

    Terry Well-Known Member

    Welcome Cole. Kudos for taking the time to give a s***.
  6. permban0077

    permban0077 Policy Enforcement Banned

    As Bec and I first butted heads here I know she can be a pain (never me hee hee)... But I came away with a good friend who helps me too. I am glad she has you.
  7. jods

    jods Well-Known Member

    Hey Cole
    Welcome aboard.
    Glad to hear that Bec has such a good friend supporting her & walking the journey with her.
  8. Marlene

    Marlene I'm a VIP Premium Member

    Hi Cole,

    Welcome to the forum. Glad Bec has a good friend to stick by her. Makes all the difference in the world.
  9. anthony

    anthony Silently Watching Founder

    Hi Nicole, welcome to the forum and look forward to reading you around the forum.
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