Pam herself suffers from post traumatic stress disorder. So she knew immediately why sudden loud noises made Robert act defensively. Once he even left home for eight days before being found at a Minnesota campground, where he'd set up booby traps for protection. Pam found few people or resources to help.
Pamela Larson, "And there's nobody to tell you this is normal behavior, when then all come, and it affects us all differently. I've been noticing a pattern in the lack of medical care that's readily available..."
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