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Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder is a significant or extreme emotional or psychological response to a shocking, dangerous or traumatic event. It affects approximately seven percent of the United States population and nearly 12-18 percent of combat veterans deployed to Iraq and Afghanistan. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Christian Clausen/Released) Raising awareness for PTSD: You are not alone
When every service member signs their name on the dotted line to become of a part of the military, they agree to follow orders and even go to war. However, some military members come home with scars, not all of them visible.
0 7/11
2016
If you, or someone you know, have been through a traumatic event, seek out a mental health provider and request a screening. PTSD does not usually go away on its own and the earlier you seek help the sooner  you can start feeling better and return to the life you want to lead.  (AF Graphic)
PTSD Awareness leads to positive treatment
Post-traumatic Stress Disorder can be debilitating in some patients, but thanks to advancements in research and the continued training of mental health providers, treatments are getting better all the time.Maj. Joel Foster, Chief of Air Force Deployment Mental Health, said treating PTSD has improved dramatically in the last 20 years.“Twenty years
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2016
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