Alive Again Ministries
Wednesday, June 20, 2018
A trauma ministry helping people after abortion, sexual abuse, and behavioral addictions.

Symptoms of Behavioral Addictions

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder associated with trauma brings the after-affects of behavioral addictions.  Unless there is intervention and healing from the trauma, behavioral addictions are present.  The following is a sample list of those symptoms:
Self Destructive Behaviors
Obsessive Compulsive Disorder/Bound to Ritualistic Behavior
Crazy Obsessions: Hoarding/Excessive Collecting/ Excessive Recycling
Create and Live in a Fantasy Life
Excessive Drama
Homebound Seclusion
Hypochondriac Behaviors
Leading a Double Life/Public Image - Private Self
Extravagent Spending/Materialism
Numbing of Emotions
Drug and/or Alcohol Abuse
Sexual Promiscuity
Eating Disorders/Over Eating/Under Eating
Overwhelming Need to Please People
Self Cutting
Deflecting Everything with Humor
Wearing a Happy Mask
Other Addictive Behaviors