Psychological Disorders & Mental Health

Panic Attacks


Car accidents can cause mental health disorders, most commonly, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Mental health disorders develop for many reasons, commonly the person involved in the accident will replay the incident over and over again in their mind going over the damage the accident caused, the sound of the accident, or the intensity of the accident.

Symptoms of Mental Health Disorders

  • Guilt
  • Social isolation
  • Flashbacks
  • Insomnia or nightmares
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Intense fear

How Panic Attacks Can Affect your Life

Mental health disorders and panic attacks can affect your life in every aspect. It can affect one’s social life, work life, and family life. If a person gets a mental health disorder involving panic attacks due to a car accident or other incident, they may not be able to work or even travel due to the fact that it would require them to ride in a vehicle.

How Long is Recovery?

There is no set time for recovery of a mental health disorder. If seeking treatment, positive changes can occur along the way. Each person is different on how they cope and live with their mental health disorder, and no two cases or conditions are ever the same. Our staff cares for all of our clients. We will take the time to get to know you, and how your accident has affected your life. 

The Personal Injury Lawyers at Murphy Law Firm are Here to Help

Our compassionate staff of personal injury attorneys understand how difficult mental health disorders, panic attacks, and PTSD can be to deal with on a daily basis. We don’t want you to suffer any more. Which is why we fight aggressively to obtain you maximum compensation for your injuries whether they’re physical or mental. Trust Peyton Murphy and his experienced team of personal injury lawyers to fight on your behalf! Call us today at (225) 928-8800.


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