Listen to the Interview
Angela eloquently shares a powerful message of hope and encouragement and leaves a memorable impact on others. If you’re aware of a group that will benefit from Angela’s story and her expressive and positive demeanor, contact Your Story Matters.
Heal My PTSD
From Michele Rosenthal’s book ‘Before The World Intruded: Conquering The Past and Creating The Future’- “In 1981 life really shocked me: I was 13 years old when I found myself struggling to survive Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis Syndrome, a freak allergy to a medication that turned me into a full-body burn patient almost overnight. By the time I was released from the hospital 3 weeks later I was a very different girl. The kid I had been was gone. The girl in her place was a complete stranger.
It didn’t take long for insomnia, intrusive thoughts, nightmares and flashbacks to set in. Within 5 years I was a complete and total insomniac, anorexic, melt down mess. Over the years everyone thought I was a difficult teenager, and then a
temperamental artist, and then just a really moody woman. The therapists my parents forced me to see didn’t recognize my classic symptoms of PTSD.”
Learn more about Michele’s recovery and healing at Heal My PTSD: http://healmyptsd.com