Types of Trauma

Pain and suffering comes in a variety of forms and in response to a multiplicity of interpersonal and environmental conditions. What individuals consider “traumatic” also differs depending on who is asked. The following pages will give you a small sample of some of the most prominent forms of trauma along with corresponding mental health problems.


Regent University Logo
Regent University
School of Psychology & Counseling
1000 Regent University Drive, CRB 154, Virginia Beach, VA 23464
800.373.5504 or 757.352.4000

Contact Us