‘Stumptown’ Actress On Learning to Cope With PTSD From Sexual Assault

I am a woman and actress who is and might always be recovering from PTSD. I grew up with two agoraphobic drug-addicted parents. Needless to say, there was plenty of trauma to overcome.  Coming from parents who suffer from mental illness, it’s not only the mental illness that must be overcome, it’s also their learned coping skills.  I also grew up …